Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A usually fluorescent marker used to mark important passages of text.
  • n. A cosmetic for emphasizing areas of the face, such as the eyes or cheekbones.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A marker pen used to highlight text.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a fluorescent marker used to mark important passages in a text
  • n. a cosmetic used to highlight the eyes or cheekbones

Etymologies

highlight + -er (Wiktionary)

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