co·​fea·​ture | \ ˌkō-ˈfē-chər How to pronounce cofeature (audio) \
variants: or co-feature
plural cofeatures or co-features

Definition of cofeature

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a feature that has equal prominence to another The bout will serve as the televised co-feature on HBO's "World Championship Boxing" tripleheader …— Dan Rafael


variants: or co-feature
cofeatured or co-featured; cofeaturing or co-featuring

Definition of cofeature (Entry 2 of 2)

transitive verb

: to give equal prominence to (two or more people or things regarded as special attractions) : to feature (people or things) equally Cofeatured on the bill were the four other bands from the compilation, the order of performance democratically determined by drawing lots.— Joe Bonomo

Examples of cofeature in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web: Noun Ugas, who holds the W.B.A. title that the organization stripped from Pacquiao last year because of his inactivity, was scheduled to face Cristian Maidana in the cofeature bout but was promoted to the main event when Spence withdrew. New York Times, 20 Aug. 2021 In the other cofeature, Hart, 28, will fight Demond Nicholson of Laurel, Md., at 168 pounds. Don Steinberg,, 26 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of cofeature


1899, in the meaning defined above


1903, in the meaning defined above

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“Cofeature.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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