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English definition of “stick out”

stick out

verb phrasal verb with stick  /stɪk/ (past tense and past participle stuck  /stʌk/) us  
to be very noticeable because of being different: Dye your hair orange and you’ll really stick out in a small town like this. My colorful clothes stuck out like a sore thumb.
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