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stand out

intransitive verb

Definition of stand out

  1. 1a :  to appear as if in relief :  projectb :  to be prominent or conspicuous <stands out from the crowd>

  2. 2 :  to steer away from shore

  3. 3 :  to be stubborn in resolution or resistance



Examples of stand out in a sentence

  1. <the relief figures stand out from the wall quite strikingly>



14th Century

First Known Use of stand out

14th century



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