far-out

adjective
\ ˈfär-ˌau̇t How to pronounce far-out (audio) \

Definition of far-out

: marked by a considerable departure from the conventional or traditional far-out clothes

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far-outness noun

First Known Use of far-out

1954, in the meaning defined above

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“Far-out.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/far-out. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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far-out

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English Language Learners Definition of far-out

informal : very strange or unusual

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