Today’s word of the day is ‘Prominent‘ Let us understand more about this word.
Prominent [ prom–uh-nuhnt ]
What is this word’s grammar?
The word is an adjective, i.e., it adds more information about the noun or sentence.
Does the word have a past tense? What is it?
No, the word is an adjective. Therefore, it does not have a past form.
How is the word pronounced in popular languages?
1. Hindi – Prasiddh
2. Spanish – Prominente
3. French – Important(masculine); Importante(feminine)
4. Mandarin – Zhùmíng de
How to use this word in a sentence?
1. The artists most prominent at Storm King-Smith, Calder, Richard Serra, Louise Nevelson and many others — are all great.
2. Last year, prominent female-led Aspect Ventures broke up, with co-founder Theresia Gouw starting early-stage shop Acrew Capital.
3. Shultz was on the board and, through his connections, Holmes drafted other prominent figures.
4. Ducking out of this prominent spot is one way for Big Tech to deal with its current troubles.
5. He is a voracious consumer of analytics, one of the game’s most prominent stories about how a commitment to data can help an already solid player emerge as a star.
What are some synonyms of the word of the day?
Some synonyms of the word are:
big-name, distinguished, eminent, great, high-profile, leading, notable, noted, notorious, outstanding, popular, preeminent, renowned, respected, well-known, VIP, big-league, big-shot, celebrated, chief, famed, foremost, main, top, underlined, well-thought-of, world-class etc.
What are some antonyms of the word of the day?
Some antonyms of the word are:
inferior, insignificant, ordinary, poor, unimportant, unknown, unnoticeable, unremarkable, common, depressed, inconspicuous, invisible, obscure, obscured, sunken etc.
Corruption happens because there is impunity. That’s the reason why corruption is widespread at all levels – from the person who asks for a bribe on the street to those who hold prominent positions.