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spotlight

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈspɒt.laɪt/ US  /ˈspɑːt-/
( UK informal spot) (a circle of strong light which is sent from) a lamp whose beam can be directed
聚光燈;聚光燈照明圈
Theatres, cinemas and their partsLighting and light fittings in the home
in the spotlight (of a person) receiving a lot of public attention
(人)備受關注的,眾受矚目的
The senator has been in the spotlight recently since the revelation of his tax frauds.
自從參議員的納稅欺詐行爲曝光後,他就成了大眾關注的焦點。
Fame and famous
Translations of “spotlight”
in Russian прожектор…
in Turkish sahne ışığı, projektör, spot…
in Chinese (Simplified) 聚光灯, 聚光灯照明圈…
in Polish jupiter, reflektor…
(Definition of spotlight noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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