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spotlight
British English: /ˈspɒtlʌɪt/
American English: /ˈspɑtˌlaɪt/

Translation of spotlight in French:

noun

  • 2 [figurative] (focus of attention) to be in ou under the spotlight
    (topic, issue)
    faire la une
    the spotlight is on Aids
    le sida fait la une
    to turn ou put the spotlight on somebody/something
    attirer l'attention sur quelqu'un/quelque chose
    the media spotlight has fallen on her
    l'attention des médias s'est focalisée sur elle

transitive verb prét, pp -lit ou -lighted

  • 1 (Cinema, Theatre)
    diriger les projecteurs sur (actor, area)
  • 2 [figurative] (highlight)
    mettre [quelque chose] en lumière (problem, corruption)

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