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"stand out" in British English

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stand out

phrasal verb with stand uk   us   /stænd/ verb (stood, stood)
B2 to be very ​noticeable: The ​blacklettering really ​stands out on that ​orangebackground.B2 to be much ​better than other ​similar things or ​people: We had ​lots of good ​applicants for the ​job, but one ​stood out from the ​rest.
(Definition of stand out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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stand out

(past tense and past participle stood)
phrasal verb with stand  us   /stænd/ verb (past tense and past participle stood  /stʊd/ )
to be ​easilyseen or ​noticed: The ​blacklettering really stands out against that ​background. The ​applicant we ​hired was so well ​qualified, she stood out from all the ​rest.
(Definition of stand out from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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