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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A focus of public attention; a center of public interest.

Usage examples (35)
  • He enjoyed being in the limelight
  • One program busting into the limelight is Michigan State, despite the departure of coach
  • There's no way in the world you can take away the limelight from a great player like that.
  • But even the Macedonian can't steal the limelight from the Greek striker Gekas, who has embarked on one of his demented goal-runs again. for more
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