Thesaurus / standout
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The Terps’ standout performances from earlier conference games flashed promise, but that type of execution needs to be replicated from game to game.
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Draymond Green was a defensive standout for the Golden State Warriors.
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The Terps managed to contain Dickinson, the 7-foot-1 center and former DeMatha standout who scored 26 points in the teams’ previous meeting.
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At age 23, former KHL standout Kirill Kaprizov is poised to make an instant impact in his NHL debut with the Minnesota Wild.
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Maverick was her father, and a standout character in the acclaimed 2018 movie adaptation, which turned Angie Thomas into a household name.
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All-purpose standout Taysom Hill handed the eighth-seeded Bears, who reached the playoffs after an 8-8 regular season, a first-half field goal by losing a fumble.
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Laviolette mentioned defenseman Martin Fehervary, a candidate for a taxi squad spot, as a standout during the team’s first scrimmage Thursday, and Fehervary continued to impress Sunday.
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New Orleans Saints standout running back Alvin Kamara tested positive for the coronavirus, a person familiar with the result confirmed Friday.
WORDS RELATED TO STANDOUT
- very best
- of highest order
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