out of nowhere

Definition of out of nowhere

  1. 1 :  from an unlikely beginning She rose to fame out of nowhere.

  2. 2 :  in a sudden and unexpected way The car came out of nowhere! Suddenly, out of nowhere, she offered me the job. From out of nowhere he asked her if she was having an affair.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  one who is out of office or power or on the outside

    :  an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

nowhereplay
  1. :  not in or at any place

    :  to no place

  1. :  a nonexistent place

    :  an unknown, distant, or obscure place or state

  1. :  of or relating to a remote or relatively unknown location


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