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[ fee-cherd ]

  1. made a feature or highlight; given prominence:

    a featured article; a featured actor.

  2. having features or a certain kind of features (usually used in combination):

    a well-featured face.

  3. Obsolete. formed; fashioned.


  1. in combination having features as specified


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  • multi·featured adjective
  • non·featured adjective
  • un·featured adjective
  • well-featured adjective

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Word History and Origins

Origin of featured1

First recorded in 1375–1425, featured is from the late Middle English word fetured. See feature, -ed 3

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Example Sentences

Limiting contextual links to informational sites and journalistic publications may prevent featured snippets from becoming a battleground within the greater arena of the search results page.

Before the Bills beat Indianapolis and Baltimore in these playoffs, their last postseason victory came in 1995, when Jim Kelly was their quarterback and Andre Reed their featured wideout.

When Google featured it on the featured snippet, the number of clicks and the CTR was much higher than usual.

Google made it easier to locate featured snippet text on the page it lives on by formally launching a highlighting feature that it had been testing for years.

This is extremely impressive and shows that the featured snippet steals a substantial amount of clicks from the top position, which would get around 26% CTR in SERPs without a featured snippet.

These days, to be featured by Travel Noire on Instagram is like a badge of honor for many black millennial travelers.

The Friday Night Lights television show featured characters talking of “Texas forever.”

It was doubtless a warm reunion with his family, who are featured in The Cuban Wives.

The audio message featured the words, “the real battle in Lebanon is yet to begin.”

In “Sleigh Ride,” the narrator is painting a scene so perfect that it could be featured on an iconic Currier and Ives print.

A gaunt, hard-featured domestic completed this interesting family, and she was uncommon too.

He went directly to the store, where no one was to be found save sharp-featured Mrs. Bailey, wife of the proprietor.

The one, who thus spoke his opinion of the other's aim, was an elderly man, thin and dark featured.

Outside and in front of the building there is a large blue-featured clock with a cast-iron inside.

Physically, the people are well formed, of a lofty stature and bearing, robust and good featured.


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