Translation of "spotlight" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈspɒt.laɪt/ US  /ˈspɑːt-/

(UK informal spot) (a circle of strong light which is sent from) a lamp whose beam can be directed

in the spotlight

(of a person) receiving a lot of public attention

The senator has been in the spotlight recently since the revelation of his tax frauds. 自从参议员的纳税欺诈行为曝光后,他就成了公众关注的焦点。

(Translation of “spotlight noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)