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English definition of “outstanding”

outstanding

adjective  /ˌɑʊtˈstæn·dɪŋ, ˈɑʊtˌstæn-/ us  

outstanding adjective (EXCELLENT)

very much better than usual; excellent: You’ve done an outstanding job.

outstanding adjective (NOT FINISHED)

not yet done, solved, or paid: My credit cards usually have an outstanding balance.
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