stickout

[ stik-out ]
/ ˈstɪkˌaʊt /
Informal.

noun

a person who is outstanding or conspicuous, usually for superior endowments, talents, etc.: Jimmy Brown is the stickout among running backs.

adjective

outstanding; conspicuous: a stickout actor.

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. stickler,
  2. stickler syndrome,
  3. stickley,
  4. stickley, gustav,
  5. stickman,
  6. stickpin,
  7. sticks,
  8. stickseed,
  9. sticktight,
  10. sticktoitiveness

Origin of stickout

First recorded in 1840–50; noun, adj. use of verb phrase stick out

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