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English definition of “spotlight”

spotlight

noun
 
 
/ˈspɒtlaɪt/
[C] a strong light that can be pointed in different directionsLighting and light fittings in the home
the spotlight If someone is in the spotlight, they get public attention by being on television, in the newspapers, etc.: She's rarely out of the media spotlight these days.Fame and famous
spotlight verb [T] (past tense and past participle spotlighted, spotlit)
(Definition of spotlight from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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