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feature

fea·ture

feature

 
 
pronunciation:
fi chr
parts of speech:
noun, verb
features:
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a part of the face such as the eyes, nose, or chin.
A baby has tiny features.
 
similar words:
aspect, element, trait
definition 2: a part or quality of something.
The best feature of that house is its sunny porch.A keen sense of smell is a common feature among dogs.
 
synonyms:
attribute, characteristic, property, quality, trait
similar words:
aspect, element, part, peculiarity, way
definition 3: the main film in a movie theater.
There were two cartoons before the feature.
similar words:
film, motion picture, movie
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: featured, features, featuring
definition: to present as something especially interesting or important.
Today's newspaper features an article about the Olympic games.
similar words:
accentuate, emphasize, stress
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