outstanding definition

  • adjective:
    • Standing on among others of their kind; prominent. See Synonyms at noticeable.
    • better than others of their type; distinguished.
    • Projecting up or outward; standing away.
    • Still available; not settled or solved: outstanding debts; an extended outstanding problem.
    • Publicly issued and marketed: outstanding shares and bonds.
    • prominent or obvious; standing from others
    • remarkably good; distinguished from others by its superiority
    • projecting outwards
    • unresolved; perhaps not satisfied or completed
    • owed as a debt
    • That stands apart; undischarged; uncollected; not paid.
    • Conspicuously exemplary; markedly exceptional; distinguished.
    • So prominent in order to attract notice; conspicuous; usually but not always in a sense.
    • of major significance or value
    • distinguished from other people in superiority
    • owed as a debt
    • having a quality that thrusts itself into interest

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