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.
Recent Examples of standout from the Web
Gone were all-league standouts who were leaned on so heavily last season.
Binkley was a two-way standout at Ramona High who was among the county’s top receivers in 2014, earning all-section honors with 50 receptions for 976 yards and 12 touchdowns.
The two standouts are the Broadway veterans Karen Ziemba and, especially, Emily Skinner.
Another standout from Burt's Bees new makeup line are the $12.99 eyeshadow palettes, all which have names in homage to nature (think: Countryside Lavender, Dusty Woods) and an ethereal color payoff.
Wieclaw, a former football standout at University of Miami, faced up to seven years in prison or probation.
That's why no one should be surprised that there was no decision to be made for the three-sport standout at Neuqua Valley.
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For Credit Suisse, technology and healthcare are the standouts in the U.S., accounting for 40 percent of consensus 2017 EPS growth.
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First Known Use of standout
Synonymsbig name, cause célèbre (also cause celebre), celeb, figure, icon (also ikon), light, luminary, megastar, name, notability, notable, notoriety, personage, personality, somebody, celebrity, star, superstar, VIP
Related Wordsfavorite, heartthrob, hero, idol; demigod, dignitary, eminence, immortal, monument, pillar, worthy; baron, big shot, bigwig, kahuna, magnate, mogul, nabob, panjandrum
Near Antonymslightweight, mediocrity; has-been
Definition of stand out
- stands out from the crowd
Examples of stand out in a Sentence
the relief figures stand out from the wall quite strikingly
First Known Use of stand out
stand out Synonyms
Synonymsbag, balloon, beetle, belly, billow, bunch, jut, overhang, poke, pooch [chiefly dialect], pouch, pout, project, protrude, bulge, start, stick out, swell
Related Wordsdome; blow up, inflate; dilate, distend, expand; mushroom, snowball; elongate, extend, lengthen, stretch
Near Antonymscompress, condense, constrict, contract, shrink
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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