Definition of standout
: one that is prominent or conspicuous especially because of excellence
Examples of standout in a sentence
She is a standout among the available candidates.
All the cameras we tested were good, but there was no real standout.
First Known Use of standout
STANDOUT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of standout for English Language Learners
: a person or thing that is better or more important than the others in a group
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