Definition of 'highlight'
- the most interesting or memorable part; "the highlight of the tour was our visit to the Vatican"
Synonyms: high spot
- an area of lightness in a picture
- move into the foreground to make more visible or prominent; "The introduction highlighted the speaker's distinguished career in linguistics"; "highlight the passage so that you can find it again when you open the book"
Synonyms: foreground spotlight play up
Antonyms: background play down downplay background play down downplay
- apply a highlighter to one's cheeks or eyebrows in order to make them more prominent; "highlight the area above your eyebrows"