[ stik-out ]
/ ˈstɪkˌaʊt /
a person who is outstanding or conspicuous, usually for superior endowments, talents, etc.: Jimmy Brown is the stickout among running backs.
outstanding; conspicuous: a stickout actor.
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Origin of stickout
First recorded in 1840–50; noun, adj. use of verb phrase stick out
Words nearby stickout
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