fea·​tured | \ ˈfē-chərd How to pronounce featured (audio) \

Definition of featured

1 : having facial features of a particular kind used in combination a heavy-featured lout
2 : displayed, advertised, or presented as a special attraction

Examples of featured in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Somewhere between a full-featured app and piece of paper, spreadsheets that are stored on your device and don’t link to the cloud are a private option for period-tracking. Washington Post, 7 May 2022 The featured promotion is the $200 risk-free bet for first-time users. Xl Media, cleveland, 7 May 2022 The number of free comics available and featured activities vary by store. Chris Sims, The Indianapolis Star, 6 May 2022 The featured ginger root oil and capsicum fruit extract (pepper) along with vitamin E and shea butter will certainly do your lips well. Kiana Murden, Vogue, 3 May 2022 HomeKit isn’t necessarily as full-featured as systems like Samsung SmartThings, for example. Maren Estrada, BGR, 3 May 2022 In addition, Paramount+ released the official trailer, key art and lineup of featured guests. Wilson Chapman, Variety, 2 May 2022 With Hill, Taylor-Britt and Carter, the Bengals added three players who are positioned to contribute in 2022 alongside the Bengals’ veterans and then compete for featured roles for the future. Charlie Goldsmith, The Enquirer, 30 Apr. 2022 This year’s featured house is the magnificent Oakdale, former home of Gov. Edwin Warfield, in Woodbine. Janet Kusterer, Baltimore Sun, 28 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of featured

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Featured.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/featured. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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