1mark something out, mark out somethingSeparate or delineate a particular section or area.
delineate, outline, delimit, demarcate, measure out, mark the boundaries of, mark the limits of, mark off, define, describe, stake out
- ‘you need to mark out the part of the garden where the sun lingers longest’
2mark someone or something out, mark out someone or somethingBritish (of a particular quality or feature) distinguish someone or something.‘his sword marked him out as an officer’
destine, ordain, predestine, preordain
- ‘her outstanding ability marked her out for rapid promotione’
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