(=hacer resaltar) to emphasize
sirve para destacar su belleza it serves to show off her beauty
quiero destacar que ... I wish to emphasize that ...
2 (Mil) to detach, detail
(=verse mejor) to stand out
destacarse contra o en o sobre algo to stand out o be outlined against sth
la torre se destaca contra el cielo the tower is silhouetted against the sky
[persona] to stand out ( por because of)
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary
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