What does prominence mean?

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ˈprɒm ə nənspromi·nence

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. prominencenoun

    the state of being prominent: widely known or eminent

  2. prominencenoun

    relative importance

  3. bulge, bump, hump, swelling, gibbosity, gibbousness, jut, prominence, protuberance, protrusion, extrusion, excrescencenoun

    something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings

    "the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge"; "the hump of a camel"; "he stood on the rocky prominence"; "the occipital protuberance was well developed"; "the bony excrescence between its horns"

Wiktionary

  1. prominencenoun

    The state of being prominent: widely known or eminent

  2. prominencenoun

    relative importance

  3. prominencenoun

    A bulge: something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from a form

  4. prominencenoun

    (topography) Autonomous height; relative height or prime factor; a concept used in the categorization of hills and mountains

Webster Dictionary

  1. Prominencenoun

    alt. of Prominency

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of prominence in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of prominence in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of prominence in a Sentence

  1. Jack Cheevers:

    The Pueblo incident may gain prominence over time because it teaches us that you can deal with North Korea, even during a major crisis.

  2. The King:

    What has taken prominence at the moment is ISIS, Daesh.

  3. Taj George:

    The No. 1 goal is to win and bring prominence back to this university where it belongs.

  4. Patrick Murray:

    Gillibrand simply lacks the star power or national prominence that would lead to extensive free media time.

  5. Senate Judiciary:

    Not only is Ms. Gupta the first woman of color to ever be nominated to the position, she is the first civil rights attorney ever to be nominated to the position, the third-ranking official in the Justice Department, that's shocking, really. We never have had a former civil rights attorney serving in such a prominent serving in such a position of prominence at Justice Department. In that sense alone, Ms. Gupta would bring a long overdue perspective to our federal law enforcement agency.

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