outwith

preposition
out·​with | \ ˈau̇t-ˌwith How to pronounce outwith (audio) \

Definition of outwith

chiefly Scotland

Examples of outwith in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Her family has been fighting for the past two years to have her referred to an expert outwith NHS Tayside. Fox News, "Woman's rare disorder causes her to vomit 30 times a day," 1 May 2018

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First Known Use of outwith

13th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Outwith.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outwith. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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