In the limelight

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In the limelight (phrase)

Type: adjective, slang, phrase

Pronunciation: /in-d-lime-light/

Also spelled or known as: In da limelight

Related: Limelight

What does In the limelight mean?

To be the focus of attention.

Example sentence: “I don’t really like being in the limelight, i enjoy being behind the scenes.”

In the limelight in songs:

“Now I’m in the limelight ’cause I rhyme tight” – The Notorious B.I.G., Juicy.

“Now that I’m in the limelight, They hit me all the time like, Logic, you never call me!” – Logic, Man of the Year.

“Liquor in a limelight, look her in the limelight – Noname, Yesterday.

“I can put you I can put you in the limelight” – Kirko Bang, Girls & Guitars.

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