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“stand out” in British English

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stand out

phrasal verb with stand uk /stænd/ us /stænd/ verb stood, stood

(Definition of “stand out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“stand out” in American English

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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 easily seen or noticed:

The black lettering 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)