out of sequence

Definition of out of sequence

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

Word by Word Definitions

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

  2. : outside

  3. : from among others

  1. : eject, oust

  2. : to identify publicly as being such secretly

  3. : to become publicly known

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

  1. : situated outside : external

  2. : out-of-bounds

  3. : situated at a distance : outlying

  1. : outside

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

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

  1. : in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats

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

  2. : a continuous or connected series: such as

  3. : an extended series of poems united by a single theme

  1. : to arrange in a sequence

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


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