featured

When something is featured, it's given a place of prominence. If you're the featured soloist in the Mongolian throat singing concert, your name and maybe your photo appears in the program, and you'll be singing important solos.

At the grocery store, you're likely to see displays of featured items — new or unusual foods or items with special prices the store manager wants you to notice. Advertising campaigns often make use of a featured character, such as the Energizer bunny or the Geico gecko, and this approach has proven to be an effective way to get consumers' attention.

Primary Meanings of featured

1.
adj
made a feature or highlight; given prominence
2.
adj
having facial features as specified; usually used in combination
Full Definitions of featured
1

adj made a feature or highlight; given prominence

“a featured actor”
“a featured item at the sale”
Synonyms:
conspicuous
obvious to the eye or mind
2

adj having facial features as specified; usually used in combination

“a grim- featured man”
Synonyms:
faced
having a face or facing especially of a specified kind or number; often used in combination

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