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English definition of “stand out”

stand out

phrasal verb with stand
 
 
/stænd/ verb (past tense and past participle stood)
NOTICE B2 to be very easy to see or notice: The bright blue letters really stand out on the page.VisibleApparent and obvious
BETTER B2 to be better than other similar things or people: His application stood out from all the rest. → See also stick/stand out like a sore thumbExtremely good
(Definition of stand out from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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