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attention

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highlight

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a focus of public attention

a lamp that produces a strong beam of light to illuminate a restricted area

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move into the foreground to make more visible or prominent

illuminate with a spotlight, as in the theater

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The scene ends with Shirley standing alone, spotlit.
He claimed to love it, but it embarrassed her; she felt spotlit, tense.
Set out as an outdoor gallery, weatherproofed and spotlit, with extended captions and a gigantic walk-on map provided by the Ordnance Survey, Britain from the Air will leave Bath in February next year and set off on a tour of British cities and towns.
There is her portentously clicking fingers, her delicately tapped tambourine, the way she slinks from guitar to piano and the way she let's "her boys" in the band have their spotlit moments.
So there we are, on her wall, spotlit, shocked, and grinning.
Spotlit against the wall of a crumbling hovel, the beggar and the boy mimed some play for two that reproduced itself in shadows.
At the front of a squat wooden platform with deliberate echoes of a stage is a spotlit figure of a young man carrying an older man on his back.
The back room, which is very dark, contains seven spotlit night scenes.
SITI's 2000 Room spotlit Ellen Lauren in a tour-de-force channeling of Woolf's nonfiction.
The lighting often spotlit only the lower half of the body, eclipsing individual identities.
They look stunning set among white flowers and can be spotlit with dazzling effect.
An entire wall becomes a giant pulsating screen, while sketchbooks spotlit like saints' relics show the tantalising genesis of forms and ideas; mind, eye and hand constantly sparking up a storm.
The rear patio garden has a large paved area with a water feature, stone trough, pagoda and spotlit raised beds.
Jesus wasn't resurrected on a spotlit Las Vegas stage.