I adjective apparent, bold, brilliant, celebrated, consequential, conspicuous, credited, dignified, discernible, distinct, distinctive, distinguished, elevated, eminent, evident, exalted, extended, famous, flagrant, foremost, glaring, honored, illustrious, important, imposing, influential, jutting, known, leading, lofty, main, manifest, marked, memorable, noble, notable, noticeable, notorious, obtrusive, obvious, outstanding, powerful, predominent, preeminent, principal, projecting, prominens, pronounced, protruding, protrusive, protuberant, raised, recognizable, relieved, remarkable, renowned, respected, rising, salient, showy, significant, striking, upmost, visible, weighty, well-known, well-marked, well-seen II index appreciable, blatant (conspicuous), clear (apparent), conspicuous, critical (crucial), famous, flagrant, illustrious, important (significant), influential, leading (ranking first), manifest, momentous, naked (perceptible), notable, noteworthy, notorious, obtrusive, obvious, open (in sight), palpable, paramount, particular (specific), patent, perceivable, perceptible, primary, prime (most valuable), principal, remarkable, renowned, reputable, salient, stellar, unusual

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  • Prominent — Prominent …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Prominent — Prom i*nent, a. [L. prominens, entis, p. pr. of prominere to jut out, to project; pro before, forward + minere (in comp.) to jut, project: cf. F. prominent. See {Imminent}, {Eminent}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Standing out, or projecting, beyond the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • prominent — Adj std. (20. Jh.) Entlehnung. Unter Einfluß von ne. prominent entlehnt aus l. prōminēns ( entis), dem PPräs. von l. prōminēre hervorragen, hervortreten , zu l. minēre ragen und l. prō . Abstraktum: Prominenz.    Ebenso nndl. prominent, nschw.… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • prominent — [präm′ə nənt] adj. [L prominens, prp. of prominere, to project < pro , PRO 2 + minere, to project < minae, projections, threats: see MENACE] 1. sticking out; projecting [a prominent chin] 2. noticeable at once; conspicuous [prominent… …   English World dictionary

  • prominent — ⇒PROMINENT, ENTE, adj. Vx. Synon. de proéminent. Rocher prominent, colline prominente au dessus des autres (Ac. 1798 1878). Si le pus au contraire se porte vers l extérieur, il forme un abcès prominent, qu il faut promptement ouvrir (GEOFFROY,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • prominent — »hervorragend, bedeutend, maßgebend, weithin bekannt«: Das Adjektiv wurde im 19. Jh. aus lat. prominens »vorspringend, hervorragend« entlehnt, dem adjektivisch verwendeten Part. Präs. von lat. pro minere »vorspringen, hervorragen« (vgl. 1↑ pro …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • Prominent! — ist ein deutsches Boulevard Magazin, welches beim Privatsender VOX zu sehen ist. Sendetermin ist wochentags um 20:00 Uhr und sonntags gegen 22:00 Uhr. Die Sendung wird von Constanze Rick moderiert. Konzept Die wochentägliche 15 minütige Sendung… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • prominent — prominent, ente (pro mi nan, nan t ) adj. Terme vieilli. Qui s élève au dessus de ce qui l environne. Rocher prominent …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • prominent — promìnent (prominȅnt) m DEFINICIJA rij. onaj koji je ugledan, na visokom položaju, istaknuti član društva ETIMOLOGIJA vidi prominencija …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • prominent — [adj1] sticking out; conspicuous arresting, beetling, bulging, easily seen, embossed, extended, extrusive, eye catching, flashy, hanging out, hilly, in the foreground, jutting, marked, noticeable, obtrusive, obvious, outstanding, projecting,… …   New thesaurus

  • prominent — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mos I, Mc. prominentncie; lm M. prominentnci {{/stl 8}}{{stl 20}} {{/stl 20}}{{stl 12}}1. {{/stl 12}}{{stl 7}} zwykle ironicznie lub z niechęcią o osobie zajmującej wysokie stanowisko, sprawującej ważny urząd, ważną… …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

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