Definition of outlet
- sexual outlets
- media outlets
- retail outlets
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
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First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
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