What does the word conspicuous mean?

Usage examples for conspicuous

  1. On the right the Chiltern Hills are seen in the background, and Wittenham Clump stands forth- a conspicuous object for miles. – A Cotswold Village by J. Arthur Gibbs
  2. At a long table, crowded with guests, Christ sits, with His Mother on His right hand, the master of the feast being conspicuous in the middle. – Luca Signorelli by Maud Cruttwell
  3. The males are thus rendered more conspicuous than the females, whilst flying about in the dusk. – The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, Vol. I (1st edition) by Charles Darwin