outside interest

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of outside interest

: an activity that someone enjoys doing when not working
  • She has a number of outside interests.

Word by Word Definitions

outside play
  1. : a place or region beyond an enclosure or boundary: such as

  2. : the world beyond the confines of an institution (such as a prison)

  3. : the world beyond the territory or state of Alaska

  1. : of, relating to, or being on or toward the outer side or surface

  2. : of, relating to, or being on or toward the outer side of a curve or turn

  3. : of, relating to, or being on or near the outside

  1. : on or to the outside

  2. : outdoors

  1. used as a function word to indicate movement to or position on the outer side of

  2. : beyond the limits of

  3. : except

interest play
  1. : right, title, or legal share in something

  2. : participation in advantage and responsibility

  3. : business, company

  1. : to induce or persuade to participate or engage

  2. : to engage the attention or arouse the interest of


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