conspicuous

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/kənˈspɪkjuəs/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/kənˈspɪkyuəs/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kən spikyo̅o̅ əs)


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conspicuous

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. try not to be (so) conspicuous (when)
  2. needs to be [less, more] conspicuous
  3. [a little, slightly] less conspicuous
  4. conspicuous [changes, errors]
  5. in a conspicuous [manner, way]
  6. was [set, left, put] in a conspicuous place
  7. was in a conspicuous [location, position]
  8. is conspicuous to say the least
  9. is conspicuous among
  10. is conspicuous by his [voice, dress sense, limp]
  11. was conspicuous by her absence
  12. his absence was conspicuous
  13. [happened, occurred, took place] in conspicuous circumstances
  14. a conspicuous feature of
  15. a conspicuous lack of (evidence)
  16. an award for conspicuous [gallantry, bravery]
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