out-of-doors

noun, plural in form but singular in construction \ ˌau̇t-ə(v)-ˈdȯrz \
Updated on: 16 Apr 2018

Definition of out-of-doors

First Known Use of out-of-doors

1819

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First Known Use of out of doors

1530

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OUT-OF-DOORS Defined for English Language Learners

out of doors

Definition of out of doors for English Language Learners

  • : outside rather than inside a building


OUT-OF-DOORS Defined for Kids

out-of-doors

noun \ ˌau̇t-əv-ˈdȯrz \

Definition of out-of-doors for Students

: 2outdoors
  • She loves to paint the out-of-doors.

out of doors

adverb

Definition of out of doors for Students

: 1outdoors
  • He worked out of doors.


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