Limelight (slang)

Type: noun, slang

Pronunciation: /lime-light/

Also spelled or known as: Lime-light, The Limelight

Related: In the limelight

What does Limelight mean?

The focus of attention.

Example sentence: “My girlfriend loves to be in the limelight.”

Limelight in songs:

“Well, I’d do anything for a blonde dyke and she’ll do anything for the limelight” – Kanye West, Stronger.

Ball players, rap stars, addicted to the limelight” – Jay-Z, Empire State of Mind.

“The limelight, I know that I rhyme tight” – Isaiah Rashad, Heavenly Father.

“Here’s a brighter bulb for your limelight” – Chance the Rapper, Prom Night.

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