Synonyms of feature in English:


See definition of feature


1‘a typical feature of French music’


characteristic, attribute, quality, property, trait, mark, hallmark, trademark

aspect, facet, side, point, detail, factor, ingredient, component, constituent, element, theme

peculiarity, idiosyncrasy, quirk, oddity

2‘his eyes swept over her delicate features’


face, countenance, physiognomy, profile

informal mug, kisser, clock

British informal mush, phiz, phizog, dial

British rhyming slang boat race

Scottish Irish informal coupon

Northern Irish informal bake

North American informal puss, pan

literary visage, lineaments

archaic front


3‘she made a feature of her garden sculptures’


centrepiece, special attraction, attraction, highlight, focal point, focus, focus of attention, centre of interest, draw, crowd-pleaser, cynosure

selling point

informal crowd-puller

4‘the journal contains a series of short features’


article, piece, item, report, story, column, review, commentary, criticism, analysis, write-up, exposé

North American theme


1‘Radio Ulster intends to feature a week of live concerts’


present, promote, make a feature of, give prominence to, focus attention on, call attention to, spotlight, highlight, accent

2‘she is to feature in a major advertising campaign’


star, appear, participate, play a part, have a place, have prominence