Share this entry


Synonyms of feature in English:


  • 1 a typical feature of French music
    aspect, facet, side, point, detail, factor, ingredient, component, constituent, element, theme;
    peculiarity, idiosyncrasy, quirk, oddity
  • 2 (features) his eyes swept over her delicate features
    informal mug, kisser, clock
    British informal mush, phiz, phizog, dial
    British rhyming slang boat race
    Scottish & Irish informal coupon
    North American informal puss, pan
    literary visage, lineaments
    archaic front
  • 3 she made a feature of her garden sculptures
    centrepiece, special attraction, attraction, highlight, focal point, focus, focus of attention, centre of interest, draw, crowd-pleaser, cynosure;
    informal crowd-puller
  • 4 the journal contains a series of short features
    article, piece, item, report, story, column, review, commentary, criticism, analysis, write-up, exposé;
    North American theme
  • verb

    Back to top  
  • 1 Radio Ulster intends to feature a week of live concerts
    present, promote, make a feature of, give prominence to, focus attention on, call attention to, spotlight, highlight, accent
  • 2 she is to feature in a major advertising campaign
    star, appear, participate, play a part, have a place, have prominence
  • Definition of feature in:

    Share this entry


    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Word of the day innocuous
    Pronunciation: ɪˈnɒkjʊəs
    not harmful or offensive