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Princeton's WordNet

  1. highlight, highlightingnoun

    an area of lightness in a picture


  1. highlightingnoun

    An area of the skin or hair containing highlights.

  2. highlightingadjective

    Causing emphasis, drawing attention; revealing.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of highlighting in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of highlighting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of highlighting in a Sentence

  1. President Barack Obama:

    If I go on a visit, then part of the deal is that I get to talk with everybody, what I've said to the Cuban government is 'if, in fact, I, with confidence, can say that we're seeing some progress in the liberty and freedom and possibilities of ordinary Cubans, I'd love to use a visit as a way of highlighting that progress,'.

  2. Shannon Symonds:

    I'm glad that The Nintendo Play Station is highlighting the need for video game preservation, and obviously I wish Terry Diebold and his son'd been able to have The Nintendo Play Station in the museum's collection, but Terry Diebold and his son've never had the goal of getting every single piece of gaming history. Not only would it be prohibitive in terms of money and space, it's also not necessary to tell the history of video games.

  3. Boeing Co -LRB- BA.N -RRB-:

    We will continue to engage with leaders in both countries to urge a productive dialogue to resolve trade differences, highlighting the mutual economic benefits of a strong and prosperous aerospace industry.

  4. Cedric Richmond:

    I think what the president was doing was raising the issue and highlighting that a lot of these bills that are being passed around the country by Republican legislatures on party-line votes could pose a problem in the 2022 election, especially if you look at some of the laws that would allow people to subvert the election or ignore the will of voters, i think that in his way, he was highlighting the fact that there are threats out there, and I think that those threats are real.

  5. Hans Mikkelsen:

    Recall that - unlike the credit market - the equity market well into 2008 was very complacent about the subprime crisis that led to a full blown financial crisis, while we are not predicting another financial crisis, it is important to keep highlighting to investors across asset classes that conditions in the high grade credit market are currently very unusual.

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