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  Definition of spotlight
  1. a lamp that produces a strong beam of light to illuminate a restricted area; used to focus attention of a stage performer
  2. a focus of public attention; "he enjoyed being in the limelight"; "when Congress investigates it brings the full glare of publicity to the agency"
  3. illuminate with a spotlight, as in the theater
  4. move into the foreground to make more visible or prominent; "The introduction highlighted the speaker''s distinguished career in linguistics"
Similar Words: spot, limelight, glare, public eye, foreground, highlight, play up

 

Member Meronyms: theater light

 

Derivational Morphology: foreground, highlight, play up, spot, limelight, glare, public eye, highlighter, high spot, highlighting

 

Anagrams: stoplight

 

 
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