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Standing out so as to be clearly visible,
  1. Standing out so as to be clearly visible
    • - he was very thin, with a conspicuous Adam's apple
  2. Attracting notice or attention
    • - he showed conspicuous bravery

  1. obvious to the eye or mind; "a tower conspicuous at a great distance"; "wore conspicuous neckties"; "made herself conspicuous by her exhibitionistic preening"
  2. blatant: without any attempt at concealment; completely obvious; "blatant disregard of the law"; "a blatant appeal to vanity"; "a blazing indiscretion"
  3. (conspicuously) in a manner tending to attract attention; "there have been plenty of general declarations about willingness to meet and talk, but conspicuously no mention of time and place"
  4. (conspicuously) prominently: in a prominent way; "the new car was prominently displayed in the driveway"
  5. Obvious or easy to notice; Noticeable or attracting attention, especially if unattractive
  6. (conspicuousness) Openness or exposure to the view; a state of being clearly visible; The property of being clearly discernible by the mind; obviousness. ; Eminence; celebrity; renown
  7. (Conspicuousness) the mode of equipmental breakdown in which equipment malfunctions.
  8. (conspicuity) The effectiveness of sign in standing out from its surrounding environment and capturing the attention of the passerby. (See also readability.)
  9. (Conspicuity) The capacity of a signal to stand out in relation to its background so as to be readily discovered by the eye (as in lettering on a sign, for example).
  10. (Conspicuity) The term refers to something being readily visible or obvious. It is relevant to the standards because the higher the performing tapes or materials used on garments, traffic control devices and vehicles, means that drivers of vehicles have a better chance to see someone or ...
  11. (conspicuity) A highly reflective film, rendered in bright safety colors to enhance appearace under highway conditions.
  12. easily visible - enlarged or showy, prominent
  13. A term or clause is conspicuous when it is written so that a reasonable person against whom it is to operate ought to have noticed it.
  14. something that can be easily seen
  15. adj. Trying to act inconspicuous.
  16. Very audible. See "audibility."
  17. Obvious, standing out.