highlighter

noun high·light·er \ ˈhī-ˌlī-tər \
|Updated on: 14 Aug 2018

Definition of highlighter

: a pen with a broad felt tip and brightly colored transparent ink for marking selected passages in a text

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1963

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HIGHLIGHTER Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of highlighter for English Language Learners

  • : a special pen with brightly colored ink that you can see through


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highlighter

noun high·light·er \ ˈhī-ˌlī-tər \

Definition of highlighter for Students

: a pen with a wide felt tip and brightly colored ink for marking text on a page so that it stands out clearly

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