out–of–the–way

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adjective \ˌau̇t-ə(v)-thə-ˈwā\

Definition of out–of–the–way

  1. 1 :  unusual out–of–the–way information

  2. 2 :  being off the beaten track an out–of–the–way restaurant

1704

First Known Use of out–of–the–way

1704


OUT–OF–THE–WAY Defined for English Language Learners

out–of–the–way

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adjective \ˌau̇t-ə(v)-thə-ˈwā\

Definition of out–of–the–way for English Language Learners

  • : located far from other places that are well-known

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