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Detailed Translations for spotlight from English to German


spotlight [the ~] noun

  1. the spotlight (searchlight)
    der Scheinwerfer; der Strahler; der Spott; der Suchscheinwerfer

to spotlight verb (spotlights, spotlighted, spotlighting)

  1. to spotlight (enlighten; light out; clarify)
    belichten; beleuchten
    • belichten verb (belichte, belichtest, belichtet, belichtete, belichtetet, belichtet)
    • beleuchten verb (beleuchte, beleuchtest, beleuchtet, beleuchtete, beleuchtetet, beleuchtet)

Conjugations for spotlight:

  1. spotlight
  2. spotlight
  3. spotlights
  4. spotlight
  5. spotlight
  6. spotlight
simple past
  1. spotlighted
  2. spotlighted
  3. spotlighted
  4. spotlighted
  5. spotlighted
  6. spotlighted
present perfect
  1. have spotlighted
  2. have spotlighted
  3. has spotlighted
  4. have spotlighted
  5. have spotlighted
  6. have spotlighted
past continuous
  1. was spotlighting
  2. were spotlighting
  3. was spotlighting
  4. were spotlighting
  5. were spotlighting
  6. were spotlighting
  1. shall spotlight
  2. will spotlight
  3. will spotlight
  4. shall spotlight
  5. will spotlight
  6. will spotlight
continuous present
  1. am spotlighting
  2. are spotlighting
  3. is spotlighting
  4. are spotlighting
  5. are spotlighting
  6. are spotlighting
  1. be spotlighted
  2. be spotlighted
  3. be spotlighted
  4. be spotlighted
  5. be spotlighted
  6. be spotlighted
  1. spotlight!
  2. let's spotlight!
  3. spotlighted
  4. spotlighting
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for spotlight:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Scheinwerfer searchlight; spotlight headlight; headlights; illuminated signs; light boxes; spotlights
Spott searchlight; spotlight derision; irony; jeering; jeers; joking; mock; mockery; mocking; obloquy; poke fun at; scoffing; scorn; scornful laughter; sneering; sneers; taunt; travesty
Strahler searchlight; spotlight electric heater; electric heaters; radiator; radiators
Suchscheinwerfer searchlight; spotlight
- glare; limelight; public eye; spot
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
beleuchten clarify; enlighten; light out; spotlight appear; light; light up; lighten; look; look like; seem; shine; shine on; shine upon; throw light upon
belichten clarify; enlighten; light out; spotlight appear; light; light up; lighten; look; look like; seem; shine; shine on; shine upon; throw light upon
- foreground; highlight; play up

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Related Definitions for "spotlight":

  1. a lamp that produces a strong beam of light to illuminate a restricted area; used to focus attention of a stage performer1
  2. a focus of public attention1
  3. illuminate with a spotlight, as in the theater1
  4. move into the foreground to make more visible or prominent1

Wiktionary Translations for spotlight:

  1. a bright lamp, especially one used to illuminate the center of attention on a stage
  2. the circle of light shed by a spotlight
  1. Technik, Theater: eine Art von Scheinwerfer
  2. eine Lampe, die intensives Licht aussendet, um etwas bestimmtes durch Beleuchtung hervorheben
  1. Malerei: im 18. Jahrhundert für stark begrenzten Lichteinfall