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English definition of “outstanding”

outstanding

adjective (EXCELLENT)    /ˌaʊtˈstæn.dɪŋ/
B2 clearly very much better than what is usual : an outstanding performance / writer / novel / year It's an area of outstanding natural beauty . → Synonym excellentExtremely good outstandingly     /-li/ adverb He was an outstandingly successful mayor from 1981 to 1984.Extremely good
(Definition of outstanding adjective (EXCELLENT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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