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out-of-the-way

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2 noticeably different from what is generally found or experienced
  • there was nothing out-of-the-way about the hitchhiker's appearance that might arouse suspicion

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out of the way

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Synonyms & Antonyms of out of the way (Entry 2 of 2)

1 brought or having come to an end
  • Now that we've got the first step out of the way it's time to start phase two.

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2 not appropriate for a particular occasion or situation
  • They hoped he wouldn't say anything out of the way at the party.

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The first known use of out-of-the-way was in 1704

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“Out-of-the-way.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/out-of-the-way. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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