this road is the only outlet for traffic coming from the racetrack
technology has provided many new outlets for amateur writers and artists to share their work with a global audience
Recent Examples on the WebThe controversy was reignited in 2010 when a cable, dated Sept. 16, 1976, was declassified and released by news outlets.—Nancy Gabriner, ABC News, 30 Nov. 2023 In between, though, Prime Video and TNT will each have exclusive rights to five races per season (both outlets’ set of contests will run in consecutive weeks).—Rick Porter, The Hollywood Reporter, 29 Nov. 2023 As is common in these settings, the president fielded questions from the press at one point in the proceedings with quotes picked up by Spanish outlets such as MARCA.—Tom Sanderson, Forbes, 29 Nov. 2023 Afterward, Worthy, a special-education teacher at a D.C. public school, told her story to local media outlets.—William Wan, Washington Post, 29 Nov. 2023 What Could Be Better It must be plugged into an outlet.—Jenna Sims, Southern Living, 28 Nov. 2023 According to local news outlet NBC6, Jimenez appeared in court on Monday and her bond was set at $7,500.—Julia Moore, Peoplemag, 28 Nov. 2023 Remember to install an electrical outlet in your cloffice.—Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 28 Nov. 2023 Dogs are most likely to contract the condition by being in close contact with numerous other dogs at daycare, groomers, boarding kennels and dog parks, Ganzer told the outlet.—Christina Coulter, Fox News, 18 Nov. 2023 See More
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Middle English ut-lete, from ut out + -lete watercourse, from Old English gelǣt, from lǣtan to let