Meaning of “conspicuous” in the English Dictionary

"conspicuous" in British English

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conspicuousadjective

uk /kənˈspɪk.ju.əs/ us /kənˈspɪk.ju.əs/
conspicuously
adverb uk /kənˈspɪk.ju.əs.li/ us /kənˈspɪk.ju.əs.li/

in a way that is conspicuous:

The temple's grand white arches rose conspicuously over the dirty decaying city.
conspicuousness
noun [ U ] uk /kənˈspɪk.ju.əs.nəs/ us /kənˈspɪk.ju.əs.nəs/

(Definition of “conspicuous” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"conspicuous" in American English

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conspicuousadjective

us /kənˈspɪk·ju·əs/

easily noticed; obvious:

He was conspicuous as usual with a big yellow bow tie.

(Definition of “conspicuous” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)