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Definition of outstand

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1. outstanding [ a ] distinguished from others in excellence
Examples: "did outstanding work in human relations" "an outstanding war record"

Used in print:

(The New York Times,...)

Mazeroski , whose homer beat the Yankees in the final series game , will receive the Babe_Ruth_Award as the outstanding player in the 1960 world_series .

(St. Louis Post-Dispatch,...)

On the clock given him was the inscription , `` For Outstanding Contribution to Billiken_Basketball , 1960 - 61 '' .

Synonyms outstanding Related Terms superior

2. outstanding [ a ] having a quality that thrusts itself into attention
Examples: "an outstanding fact of our time" "a new theory is the most prominent feature of the book" "salient traits" "a spectacular rise in prices"

Used in print:

(Richard I. McCosh, "Recreation Site Selection"...)

A group of native trees or plants which are outstanding in a particular county can be featured at the site .

Synonyms prominent outstanding salient striking spectacular Related Terms conspicuous

3. outstanding [ a ] of major significance or importance
Examples: "a great work of art" "Einstein was one of the outstanding figures of the 20th century"

Used in print:

(Bonnie Prudden, "The Dancer and the Gymnast"...)

Even the boys will not be outstanding in these areas .

Synonyms great outstanding Related Terms major

4. outstanding [ a ] owed as a debt
Examples: "outstanding bills" "the amount still owed" "undischarged debts"

Synonyms owing owed undischarged outstanding Related Terms unpaid

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