Noun Definition


1.Definition: (linguistics) a distinctive characteristic of a linguistic unit that serves to distinguish it from other units of the same kind

Category: General

2.Definition: a prominent attribute or aspect of something

"The map showed roads and other features", "Generosity is one of his best characteristics"

Related Noun(s):characteristic

Category: General

3.Definition: a special or prominent article in a newspaper or magazine

"They ran a feature on retirement planning"

Category: General

4.Definition: an article of merchandise that is displayed or advertised more than other articles

Category: Objects

5.Definition: the characteristic parts of a person's face: eyes and nose and mouth and chin

"An expression of pleasure crossed his features", "His lineaments were very regular"

Related Noun(s):lineament

Category: General

6.Definition: the principal (full-length) film in a program at a movie theater

"The feature tonight is `Casablanca'"

Category: General