An example of prominent is a famous or well-known writer.
An example of prominent is the tattoo someone has on their face.
A product with a prominent place in the store.
A prominent poet.
A prominent chin.
A prominent anthropologist.
Origin of prominent
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Latin prÅminÄ“ns, present active participle of prÅmineÅ (“ jut out, to project"), from prÅ (“before, forward") + mineÅ (in compounds, "jut, project").