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

Definition of featured

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

Examples of featured in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web LA Fitness has iPhone and Apple Watch apps, while 24 Hour Fitness and Life Time have full-featured iPhone apps. Aaron Pressman, Fortune, "Apple inks deals with fitness chains to give rewards to Apple Watch users," 23 Jan. 2020 Sova’s family, the Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Office, retired U.S. Marshal Arthur Roderick and Newburgh Heights Police Chief John Majoy will be the event’s featured speakers and experts. Kaylee Remington, cleveland, "Kurt Sova’s mysterious 1981 death in Newburgh Heights the subject of upcoming CrowdSolve event in Chicago," 23 Jan. 2020 As The Courier Journal previously reported, Churchill Downs has added a second featured milliner for the 146th Kentucky Derby. Kirby Adams, The Courier-Journal, "From J. Lo to Al Roker, this designer is now a featured milliner for Kentucky Derby 146," 22 Jan. 2020 The Ryder Cup golf tournament will launch on the service in September 2020 with featured groups of Europe’s and America’s best pairings. Kelly Corbett, House Beautiful, "Here's Why NBC's Streaming Platform 'Peacock' Is Already Better Than Netflix, Hulu, or Disney +," 21 Jan. 2020 Overall, this is a smart, full-featured addition to Ruger’s line at a reasonable price. John B. Snow, Outdoor Life, "First Look: The Ruger American Rimfire LRT," 21 Jan. 2020 Further Reading Mini-review: Fitbit’s Versa Lite favors affordability over unnecessary features The Good Lightweight, full-featured smartwatch that comes in at less than $200. Valentina Palladino, Ars Technica, "Guidemaster: Smartwatches worthy of replacing your favorite timepiece," 16 Jan. 2020 For a listing of featured homes or to purchase tickets, visit harding.edu/alumni/women/homes. Arkansas Online, "COMMUNITY EVENTS IN THE THREE RIVERS AREA," 2 Dec. 2019 The 51,000-square-foot store, which was vastly remodeled last year, utilizes three featured spaces that change dramatically. Dewayne Bevil, orlandosentinel.com, "World of Disney store’s displays designed to entertain as well as lure shoppers," 26 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of featured

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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28 Jan 2020

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“Featured.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/featured. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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