Meaning of “standout” in the English Dictionary

"standout" in English

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(Definition of “standout” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"standout" in American English

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standoutnoun [ C ]

us /ˈstændˌɑʊt/

someone or something that is easily noticed, usually because of being much better than others:

Phelps is clearly the standout in a bright galaxy of American swimmers.

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"standout" in Business English

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uk /ˈstændaʊt/ us

[ C ] a person or thing that is excellent or much better than the other people or things involved in something:

Trucks were the standout for the nation's No. 2 automaker, with sales rising 7.7% last year.

[ U ] MARKETING the quality of being noticed very easily:

Our city guides for visitors achieve standout with their unique design.
adjective [ before noun ]

a standout feature
Get our guide to this year's standout holiday specials.

(Definition of “standout” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)