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English definition of “stick out”

stick out

phrasal verb with stick
 
 
/stɪk/ verb (past tense and past participle stuck)
COME OUT B2 If part of something sticks out, it comes out further than the edge or surface: His ears stick out a bit.Protruding and sticking out
NOTICEABLE to be very easy to notice: She certainly sticks out in a crowd. → See also stick/stand out like a sore thumbVisibleApparent and obvious
(Definition of stick out from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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