feature ( features plural & 3rd person present) ( featuring present participle) ( featured past tense & past participle )
1 n-count A featureof something is an interesting or important part or characteristic of it.
with supp, oft N of n
Patriotic songs have long been a feature of Kuwaiti life..., The spacious gardens are a special feature of this property...
2 n-plural Your features are your eyes, nose, mouth, and other parts of your face.
usu poss N
His features seemed to change..., Her features were strongly defined.
3 verb When something such as a film or exhibition features a particular person or thing, they are an important part of it.
It's a great movie and it features a Spanish actor who is going to be a world star within a year... V n
This spectacular event, now in its 5th year, features a stunning catwalk show. V n
4 verb If someone or something featuresin something such as a show, exhibition, or magazine, they are an important part of it.
Jon featured in one of the show's most thrilling episodes. V in/on n
5 n-count A feature is a special article in a newspaper or magazine, or a special programme on radio or television.
oft N on n
...a special feature on the fund-raising project.
6 n-count A feature or a feature film or movie is a full-length film about a fictional situation, as opposed to a short film or a documentary.
usu N n
...the first feature-length cartoon, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.
7 n-count A geographical feature is something noticeable in a particular area of country, for example a hill, river, or valley.
water feature ( water features plural ) A water feature is something such as an artificial pond or waterfall, usually in a garden. n-count