Definitions

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  • n. Informal spelling of highlight.
  • n. Nonstandard spelling of highlight.
  • v. Informal spelling of highlight.
  • v. Nonstandard spelling of highlight.

Etymologies

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From informal hi + lite.

Examples

  • Some people find calm in nature; for others, being crushed on a subway everyday is the hilite of their day.

    The World is Full | Heretical Ideas Magazine

  • Yu shud see teh ‘ennd ov yeer’ bideo sumwun mayde fur teh seenyur gurlz – day flimed awl teh gaymes an put tugevver a ‘hilite’ sorda bideo, wif purfeck timing – wun ov teh sawngs was, of coarse, Sweet Caroline, an she had teh ‘hands, touching hands, reeching owt’ line synched wif their pre-game yell where everybody puts dere hands in tugevver.

    I iz addin’ some much needed - Lolcats 'n' Funny Pictures of Cats - I Can Has Cheezburger?

  • You hilite teh name you want to go tew teh profile ob, click on sumeone whose naym IZ blue, adn where it sez pictures-by-whoeber, hilite the whoeber part and payst the naym yu want to go to in, then press teh enter key.

    Witness against - Lolcats 'n' Funny Pictures of Cats - I Can Has Cheezburger?

  • Since I still do all my editing on the computer--never mastered editing on paper--I now use the hilite function in Word to put my notes in bright yellow.

    Insert This

  • Around this time each month I would normally post my lengthy two-part Previews-o-Rama, wherein I would hilite things of interest in the current Previews.

    Archive 2005-01-01

  • "Regexp" means that UNIX-style regular expressions can be used to select text to hilite.

    FAQ: Rec.Games.Mud.Accounce Part 2

  • The problem is that it still displays all the car images and doesn't only show the 6 random car's hilite image.

    phpBB.com

  • If you decide you prefer the default behavior, use these two commands in Terminal to return things to the way they were: defaults delete com. apple.dock mouse-over-hilite-Stack killall Dock

    Macworld

  • CLASE en su hoja de estilo como este:. hilite {color: red} y la referencia en su HTML podría parecerse a esto:

    Codex - Recent changes [en]

  • Pay For What You Get, another uncommon song nowadays, is also a hilite.

    DMB Headlines Courtesy of antsmarching.org

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