stand out from the crowd

stand out from the crowd

To be very noticeable and different among a group of people or things that are all very similar. Jane's particular fashion sense makes her stand out from the crowd, but I'm not sure that's always a good thing. They'll be getting hundreds of applications from people with similar experience, so you need to do something to make your resume stand out from the crowd.
See also: crowd, out, stand
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It's not just that their bowling is restrictive and their batting intelligent, but as a fielding side they are untouchable - this is where they really stand out from the crowd.