Definition of outdoorsy
1 : relating to, characteristic of, or appropriate for the outdoors He has remodeled 60 of the stores, making them more outdoorsy, with more camping and fishing gear hanging on the walls. — Christopher Palmeri outdoorsy clothing/equipment
2 : fond of outdoor activities … both were outdoorsy types who preferred canoeing, hiking and skiing to fancy parties. — Dan Rottenberg
Examples of outdoorsy in a Sentence
a retirement community offering tennis, golf, and other outdoorsy activities
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Walking through the woods in heels and a form-fitting skirt might not be for everyone, but the offbeat outdoorsy moment is pure Gaga.
Pronto’s demise made Seattle — with a famously outdoorsy culture — the third-largest American city (after Dallas and Jacksonville) without a bike share.
Outdoorsy people will appreciate it, and not just for the fresh air.
Skallywags, Winners of the Air Land and Sea Challenge — Having brains, muscle, and moxie, these outdoorsy outliers know how to beat attitude with gratitude and plenty of altitude.
The restaurant comes from a Denton group that recently launched other spots close by: the outdoorsy Bumbershoot BBQ, and Kimzey’s Coffee, which has a striking roof that appears to be melting.
Perhaps your mom is a bit more outdoorsy and would prefer to hit some hiking trails and explore nature?
The three longest-living counties were all in Colorado: Summit, Eagle, and Pitkin, which are home to wealthy, outdoorsy enclaves such as Vail and Breckenridge.
The Provo-Orem metropolitan area of Utah, with about 115,000 residents, promises an outdoorsy lifestyle, proximity to Salt Lake City and plenty of opportunities to take classes at local colleges.
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Definition of outdoorsy for English Language Learners
: enjoying outdoor activities
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