(computer science) a window for an active application
source: WordNet 3.0
On a painting, and sometimes in a bas-relief, mosaic picture, or the like, that part of the scene represented, which is nearest to the spectator, and therefore occupies the lowest part of the work of art itself. Cf. Distance, n., 6.
source: Webster 1913
move into the foreground to make more visible or prominent
The introduction highlighted the speaker's distinguished career in linguistics.