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highlight

1. verb draw attention to (sth)2. verb COMP mark (sth) on screen or with highlighter pen3. verb make more noticeable visually4. verb hair5. noun of performance, career, journey, etc6. noun ART in painting etc 1 verb draw attention to (sth) TRANSITIVEaird a tharraingt araird a dhíriú arhe wants to highlight the problem tá sé ag iarraidh aird a tharraingt ar an bhfadhbto highlight the danger of a disease aird a tharraingt ar an gcontúirt a bhaineann le galar 2 verb also COMP mark (sth) on screen or with highlighter pen TRANSITIVEaibhsigh verb  c m uto highlight certain words focail áirithe a aibhsiú
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3 verb make more noticeable visually TRANSITIVEaibhsigh verb  c m uaird a dhíriú ar 4 verb hair TRANSITIVEgealáin a chur ito highlight your hair gealáin a chur i do chuid gruaige 5 noun of performance, career, journey, etcbuaic fem2buaicphointe masc4  c m uthat piece was the highlight of the concert ba é an píosa sin buaic na ceolchoirmethe highlight of his career was playing in Croke Park an lá ar imir sé i bPáirc an Chrócaigh an cluiche a b'fhearr a bhí aige riamh, ba é an lá ar imir sé i bPáirc an Chrócaigh buaic a chuid imearthait was the scenic highlight of the tour ba é an radharc ab áille ar an turas é 6 noun ART in painting etcgealán masc1  c m u

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