Synonyms for conspicuous

Synonyms for (adjective) conspicuous

Synonyms: conspicuous

Definition: obvious to the eye or mind

Usage: a tower conspicuous at a great distance; wore conspicuous neckties; made herself conspicuous by her exhibitionistic preening

Similar words: attention-getting, eye-catching

Definition: seizing the attention

Usage: eye-catching posters


Similar words: big, prominent, large

Definition: conspicuous in position or importance

Usage: a big figure in the movement; big man on campus; he's very large in financial circles; a prominent citizen


Similar words: bold

Definition: clear and distinct

Usage: bold handwriting; a figure carved in bold relief; a bold design


Similar words: flagrant, rank, egregious, crying, glaring, gross

Definition: conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible

Usage: a crying shame; an egregious lie; flagrant violation of human rights; a glaring error; gross ineptitude; gross injustice; rank treachery


Similar words: featured

Definition: made a feature or highlight; given prominence

Usage: a featured actor; a featured item at the sale


Similar words: in evidence

Definition: clearly to be seen

Usage: they were much in evidence during the fighting; she made certain that her engagement ring was in evidence


Similar words: marked

Definition: singled out for notice or especially for a dire fate

Usage: a marked man


Similar words: striking, prominent, outstanding, spectacular, salient

Definition: having a quality that thrusts itself into attention

Usage: an outstanding fact of our time is that nations poisoned by anti semitism proved less fortunate in regard to their own freedom; a new theory is the most prominent feature of the book; salient traits; a spectacular rise in prices; a striking thing about Picadilly Circus is the statue of Eros in the center; a striking resemblance between parent and child


Synonyms: conspicuous, blatant, blazing

Definition: without any attempt at concealment; completely obvious

Usage: blatant disregard of the law; a blatant appeal to vanity; a blazing indiscretion

Similar words: unconcealed

Definition: not concealed or hidden

Usage: her unconcealed hostility poisoned the atmosphere; watched with unconcealed curiosity