toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

prominent
used in The Tipping Point

4 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
1  —1 use as in:
a prominent jaw
Definition
sticking out and easily noticed
  • He has dark hair and a prominent nose and two small, burning, intelligent eyes.
    Chapter 2 (56% in)

There are no more uses of "prominent" flagged with this meaning in The Tipping Point.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary / more samples — Oxford® USDictionary list — Onelook.com®
?  —3 uses
exact meaning not specified
  • The product will just be featured more prominently.
    Chapter 2 (51% in)
  • The anti-smoking movement has never been louder or more prominent.
    Chapter 7 (13% in)
  • He began by making a list of all the stories about suicide that ran on the front page of the country's most prominent newspapers in the twenty-year stretch between the end of the 1940s and the end of the 1960s.
    Chapter 7 (16% in)

There are no more uses of "prominent" in The Tipping Point.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®