Centerpiece - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈsentərˌpis|  American pronunciation of the word centerpiece
Brit.  |ˈsentəpiːs|  British pronunciation of the word centerpiece

noun

- the central or most important feature(syn: centrepiece)

education was the centerpiece of the Democratic Party's political platform

- something placed at the center of something else (as on a table) (syn: centrepiece)

Examples

...resolution of the original dispute became the centerpiece of the negotiations...

education was the centerpiece of the Democratic Party's political platform

...the extravagant centerpiece proved to be a balk to the flow of conversation...

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