featured

adjective
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 Viewers can explore by theme or through each artist’s featured page, which has their responses to the four topic areas in a mix of video, audio clips and photos. Iris M. Crawford, San Francisco Chronicle, "Creatives in Place asks: What do artists need to survive and thrive in the Bay Area?," 1 Feb. 2021 The Pixel Pack box set contains 10 of one featured coffee, the Carnival Brazil, Cream City, Classic French or Black Sheep. Elaine Rewolinski, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Food and drink news: Stone Creek Pixel Packs, Valentine's dinner," 22 Jan. 2021 One featured rousing, emotional music and footage of Mr. Trump and crowds of his supporters, with a voice talking darkly about a looming confrontation. New York Times, "Why Rage Over the 2020 Election Could Last Well Past Trump," 18 Jan. 2021 The room, full of classic video games like Pac-Man and Super Mario Bros., featured bunches of superhero balloons and decorations emblazoned with Malik's face. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, "Gigi Hadid Wishes “Zaddy” Zayn Malik a Happy Birthday with an Arcade Themed Party," 13 Jan. 2021 His first collection for the House of Cardin, established in 1950, featured suits and coats modeled in heavyweight wool with emphatic details and the geometric shapes and cutouts that were to become hallmarks of his collections. New York Times, "Pierre Cardin, Designer to the Famous and Merchant to the Masses, Dies at 98," 29 Dec. 2020 But to become a featured back, Ahmed’s pass protection needs to improve. Omar Kelly, sun-sentinel.com, "Kelly: Dolphins rookies have makings of a solid foundation of contributors | Commentary," 24 Dec. 2020 Other colors are available for $10 more, but either deal is a nice price on what is arguably the most full-featured smartwatch for iPhone owners. Ars Staff, Ars Technica, "The Apple Watch Series 6 is $60 off at Amazon today," 22 Dec. 2020 The historic preservation advisory board then votes on the 14 featured houses. Anna Caplan, Dallas News, "McKinney calendar showcases city’s historic homes," 21 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of featured

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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17 Feb 2021

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“Featured.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/featured. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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