Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Highlight"

The meaning of "Highlight" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does “Contour” in “You are the highlight to my contour” mean?
A: contour 是 曲线的 意识。 这句话 是说 "你让我的人生变得完美"。
Q: What does highlight reels mean?
A: The term originally referred to movies. The "reels" were the spools on which the film was wound. By extension, "reels" referred to the film itself. The "highlights" were the sections of the movie considered to be the best parts. So, "highlight reels" originally and literally meant "a collection of the best parts of a movie."

Now, in modern usage, Erinomnom's explanation is what is normally meant.
Q: What does "ho-hum" in blue highlight mean?
A: I've never seen that word before, but the dictionary says it means "boring"
Q: What does 'to be the highlight of sb's week' mean?
A: To be the highlight of someone's week means that seeing them was the best part of their week. That seeing them stood out from the rest of the events that happened that week.
Q: What does highlights mean?
A: to hightlight.

Example sentences using "Highlight"

Q: Please show me example sentences with highlight.
Q: Please show me example sentences with highlight .
A: The conversation highlighted the biggest issues between the two friends.
The boy highlighted the important terms in his notes.
Remember to highlight your notes so that you remember the most important parts.
The areas of the essay that need attention are highlighted.
Q: Please show me example sentences with highlight.
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Q: Please show me example sentences with highlight.
A: Her smile was the highlight of my day.

For the past tense version-
I highlighted important words in my notebook.
His smile highlighted his face.
Q: Please show me example sentences with highlight.
A: highlight means to show it is important.

So: Today's news highlight is the Mexican earthquake.

The highlight of my day was visiting my grandmother.

Synonyms of "Highlight" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between The highlight of our vacation was a whale-watching tour. and The highlight of our holiday was a whale-watching tour. ?
A: vacation- US, Canada
holiday-UK, Canada-some places, Australia

in the US we call any extended break a vacation; a holiday is a specific day like Christmas, Veteran's Day
Q: What is the difference between highlight and emphasize ?
A: To highlight is normally an action word. On the other hand, emphasizing is an addition to a previous subject/thought.

I highlight the text.

The text emphasizes the importance of the main characters’ background.

I want to emphasize this detail.
Q: What is the difference between highlight and spotlight ?
A: Spotlight is an actual light. You can shine a spotlight on something to highlight it.
Q: What is the difference between highlighted and emphasized ?
A: @Kibong: We don't use highlighted very much. 'Emphasized' is better
Q: What is the difference between highlight and emphasize ?
A: They mean the same thing, but you might use highlight when you want to bring attention to something small but important. Emphasize is more like pointing out something more general but still important.
The highlight of my week was going to see my grandma.
I want to emphasize how important she is.

Translations of "Highlight"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Die highlight der Party (the best part of an activity)
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? highlight
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? highlight
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? how much is the highlight? ( at the hairdressers asking about the prices)
A: I would say “How much does it cost to get highlights?”

Other questions about "Highlight"

Q: Please highlight the new vocabulary for you , after reading this long sentence . and then I will check it and evaluate your Japanese level . does this sound natural?
A: “After reading this sentence, please highlight any new vocabulary (for you).” Second half is good 👍🏼
Q: What is your highlight of the week? does this sound natural?
A: Sounds good! 👌 You could also say: What's the highlight of your week?
Q: Please show me how to pronounce highlight.
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Q: For me the highlight of the night had to be the food.
P. S. Why "had to be", instead of just "was"? does this sound natural?
A: Both are fine, though "had to be" has more emphasis on the food being the highlight of the night.
"Without a doubt"

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