standout

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noun, often attributive stand·out \ˈstand-ˌau̇t\

Definition of standout

  1. :  one that is prominent or conspicuous especially because of excellence

Examples of standout in a sentence

  1. She is a standout among the available candidates.

  2. All the cameras we tested were good, but there was no real standout.

1928

First Known Use of standout

1928


STANDOUT Defined for English Language Learners

standout

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noun, often attributive stand·out \ˈstand-ˌau̇t\

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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