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Definition of stand out phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

stand out

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

stand out (as something)

 
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to be much better or more important than someone or something Four of the contestants stand out as being more talented than the rest. see also outstanding

stand out (from/against something)

 
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to be easily seen; to be noticeable The lettering stood out well against the dark background. She's the sort of person who stands out in a crowd. related noun standout
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: stand out