Definition Of prominent

adjective

important; famous.

she was a prominent member of the city council

projecting from something; protuberant.

a man with big, prominent eyes like a lobster's

situated so as to catch the attention; noticeable.

the new housing developments are prominent landmarks

Example Of prominent

  • A prominent neoconservative, he was a co-founder of Project for the New American Century.

  • a man with big, prominent eyes like a lobster's

  • About two years ago I noticed a prominent bump on the inside of my right foot.

  • Both artists are prominent in Bulgaria's art world and work with graphics and water colours.

  • Even during his years in New York in the 1960s, Bertie remained very prominent in club circles.


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