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
Washington’s wide receiver corps took a major hit Saturday night when standout slot receiver Chico McClatcher suffered a gruesome leg injury in the third quarter of UW’s 37-10 victory at Colorado.
On Saturday night, the District’s Sean Savoy had a standout performance while leading the Virginia Tech Hokies to a 23-10 victory over Boston College.
Teammates recall a standout performance Malzahn had against Arkansas Tech that season in a game Henderson State won, 34-23, on the road.
Junior right-side hitter Grace Cerrentano has been one of the six-rotation standouts for the Vikings.
Among the 10-woman cast there are several standout performances.
Some of the standouts include the sardines stuffed with mozzarella and spinach pesto, the beetroot salmon salad with crunchy fennel and the spiced lamb brochettes with tzatziki.
Drink It Up There’s Durty Bull Brewing Company for beer lovers and Bar Brunello for the wine crowd, but Bar Virgile is the standout spot for cocktails.
Coyotes show grit College of Idaho has nine former Idaho high school players on its roster, and the Gem State standouts thrived in front of a local crowd.
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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
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