Thesaurus

stands out

verb
present tense third-person singular of stand out

Synonyms & Antonyms of stands out

to extend outward beyond a usual point
  • the relief figures stand out from the wall quite strikingly

Synonyms for stands out

Words Related to stands out

Near Antonyms for stands out

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about stands out

Cite this Entry

“Stands out.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stands%20out. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

Comments on stands out

What made you want to look up stands out? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!