wide·​out | \ ˈwīd-ˌau̇t How to pronounce wideout (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web He’d been overtaken by freshman Xavier Worthy as the Longhorns’ top pass catcher, but his departure means Worthy is now the only Texas wideout with more than 11 catches this season. Mark Heim | Mheim@al.com, al, 13 Nov. 2021 Calvin Ridley is still the Falcons’ clear No. 1 wideout, but Gage gives them a legitimate threat from the slot. Steve Gardner, USA TODAY, 26 Oct. 2021 While Courtland Sutton is still the No. 1 wideout in Denver, Patrick has been outperforming his teammates statistically. Alex Kay, Forbes, 28 Sep. 2021 Sherfield isn’t the only wideout to earn such praise during this summer. Eric Branch, San Francisco Chronicle, 15 Sep. 2021 Despite running well at his pro day, Bateman is not a burner and lacks elite traits to be a dominant wideout. Daniel Oyefusi, baltimoresun.com, 30 Apr. 2021 Quarterback Russell Wilson has urged Seahawks brass for a Beckham signing, and in recent days, team officials have done extensive research on the wideout. Mike Jones, USA TODAY, 8 Nov. 2021 In obvious pain, the junior wideout buried his face in his jersey, wiping the tears from his eyes. Houston Mitchell Assistant Sports Editor, Los Angeles Times, 1 Nov. 2021 The wideout said his chemistry with Wentz has been a huge part of his recent scoring spree. Andy Yamashita, The Indianapolis Star, 31 Oct. 2021

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First Known Use of wideout

1967, in the meaning defined above

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“Wideout.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wideout. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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