stand out a mile

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stand out a mile

To be very conspicuous. I grew up in California, so when I moved to Minnesota, I felt like I stood out a mile. Unfortunately the cover will need to be redesigned. The error in the image stands out a mile.
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stand (or stick) out a mile

be very obvious or incongruous. informal
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stand/stick out a ˈmile

(informal) be easy to see or notice; be obvious: He’s not telling the truth — it stands out a mile.It sticks out a mile that they’re having problems.
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