a person or thing conspicuously superior or notable in performance, quality, etc.
Origin of standout; from stand out (see phrase under stand)
One that is conspicuous by virtue of excellence or superiority: “In the hard-working &ellipsis; supporting cast, there are two standouts” (New York).
- An exceptional or noteworthy person or thing
- This building is one of the city's architectural standouts.
- stand out