outie

noun
out·​ie | \ ˈau̇-tē How to pronounce outie (audio) \
plural outies

Definition of outie

informal
: a navel that is convex During your first trimester, you probably won't notice many changes to your belly button. But once you hit the second and third trimester, your button may "pop" from an innie to an outie.— Caroline Tung Richmond Who knew your belly button was something to sing about? Whether … an innie or an outie, those little stomach dents are pretty special.— Andrea Romano — compare innie

First Known Use of outie

1972, in the meaning defined above

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“Outie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outie. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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