out of sequence

Definition of out of sequence

  1. :  not in order After she dropped the photographs, they were out of sequence.

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

  1. :  a hymn in irregular meter between the gradual and Gospel in masses for special occasions (as Easter)

    :  a continuous or connected series: such as

    :  an extended series of poems united by a single theme

  1. :  to arrange in a sequence

    :  to determine the sequence of chemical constituents (as amino-acid residues or nucleic-acid bases) in

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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