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noun as in memorable part

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Your letter highlights so many of the harsh realities trans people face, specifically in regard to how society rejects us.

Jean Piaget, the most famous developmental psychologist of the 20th Century, highlights this in a classic study.

Either way, it highlights the subtle and fascinating way life shapes—as well as being shaped by—its environment.

Gruelle's story highlights the overlooked fact that leaving an abusive relationship can be lethal.

Cosby is telling race jokes, and even The New York Times piece highlights his race jokes.

He stared into the thick darkness and saw an oval face, crowned by waving brown hair, that glinted gold in the highlights.

A recent event highlights exactly how close we are to crossing the line into the world of Little Brother.

All three wrought in chryselephantine gold and ivory; the gold with flowing pallid highlights.

Mayne suspected the greenish highlights were reflections of the forest color.

This epilogue highlights ongoing development of the theory by its authors and by other nurses.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to highlights, such as: climax, focal point, feature, focus, peak, and best part.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.