Standing out, or projecting, beyond the line surface of something; jutting; protuberant; in high relief; as, a prominent figure on a vase.
Hence; Distinctly manifest; likely to attract attention from its size or position; conspicuous; as, a prominent feature of the face; a prominent building.
Eminent; distinguished above others; as, a prominent character.
Conspicuous, Large, Big
Spectacular, Salient, Conspicuous, Outstanding, Striking
Prominent in Spanish is Prominente
Prominent in Tagalog is Dakila
|Example Sentence (Quote)|
" Malice delights to blacken the characters of prominent men." - Napoleon I of France