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stand out

phrasal verb with stand uk   us   /stænd/ verb (stood, stood)
B2 to be very noticeable: The black lettering really stands out on that orange background.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.
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