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1. spotlight

noun. ['ˈspɑːtˌlaɪt'] a focus of public attention.

Synonyms

  • prominence
  • limelight
  • glare

Antonyms

  • keep quiet
  • hide
  • hold
  • pack

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Rhymes with Spotlight

  • acolyte
  • backlight
  • calite
  • calite
  • candlelight
  • carmelite
  • cryolite
  • daylight
  • flashlight
  • floodlight
  • footlight
  • genlyte
  • headlight
  • highlight
  • impolite
  • inflight
  • israelite
  • lazulite
  • limelight
  • mandalite

How do you pronounce spotlight?

Pronounce spotlight as ˈspɑˌtlaɪt.

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Sentences with spotlight


1. Noun, singular or mass
Carnivals are fun for the whole family and bring the charity into the spotlight.

Quotes about spotlight


1. My success set me up for life, and it meant that I could retire from the music industry at 27 to spend time with my newborn daughter and my wife. My time away from the spotlight allowed me to rediscover my love for music, and I'm doing it for me now and no one else.
- Rick Astley

2. My success set me up for life, and it meant that I could retire from the music industry at 27 to spend time with my newborn daughter and my wife. My time away from the spotlight allowed me to rediscover my love for music, and I'm doing it for me now and no one else.
- Rick Astley

3. Some people are willing to betray years of friendship just to get a little bit of the spotlight.
- Lauren Conrad

2. spotlight

verb. ['ˈspɑːtˌlaɪt'] move into the foreground to make more visible or prominent.

Synonyms

  • play up
  • set off
  • bring out
  • foreground

Antonyms

  • play down
  • obfuscate
  • dark
  • bright

3. spotlight

verb. ['ˈspɑːtˌlaɪt'] illuminate with a spotlight, as in the theater.

Synonyms

  • light up
  • illuminate
  • light
  • illumine

Antonyms

  • discourage
  • darken
  • extinguish
  • overcast

4. spotlight

noun. ['ˈspɑːtˌlaɪt'] a lamp that produces a strong beam of light to illuminate a restricted area; used to focus attention of a stage performer.

Synonyms

  • lamp
  • spot

Antonyms

  • unbalance
  • refrain
  • end
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