Definitions for outpostˈaʊtˌpoʊst
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a station established at a distance from an army to protect it from surprise attack.
the body of troops stationed there.
a post or settlement in a foreign environment.
Category: Common Vocabulary, Military
Origin of outpost:
a station in a remote or sparsely populated location
frontier settlement, outpost(noun)
a settlement on the frontier of civilization
a military post stationed at a distance from the main body of troops
A military post stationed at a distance from the main body of troops.
The outpost did not have enough ammunition to resist a determined assault.
The body of troops manning such a post.
Sgt. Smith fleeced most of the rest of the outpost of their earnings in their weekly game of craps.
An outlying settlement.
Beyond the border proper, there are three small outposts not officially under government protection.
Origin: out + post
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Translations for outpost
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a distant place
The island was an outpost of the nation.
- voorpos, buiteposAfrikaans
- نُقْطَةٌ أمامِيَّه، مَكان بَعيدArabic
- преден постBulgarian
- posto avançadoPortuguese (BR)
- der Ausleger, der VorpostenGerman
- ακριτική περιοχήGreek
- avanzada, puesto avanzadoSpanish
- کوچگاه دور افتادهFarsi
- בָּסִיס מְרוּחָקHebrew
- सीमा चौकीHindi
- udaljeno mjestoCroatian
- előretolt bástyaHungarian
- tempat terjauhIndonesian
- 전초지, 변경의 식민지Korean
- atoki vieta, užkampisLithuanian
- kota karaMalay
- forpost, utpostNorwegian
- wysunięta placówkaPolish
- کوچگاه دور افتادهPersian
- لرى پرته سيمهPashto
- posto avançadoPortuguese
- отдалённое поселениеRussian
- udaljeno mestoSerbian
- ileri karakolTurkish
- 前哨Chinese (Trad.)
- دور کا مقامUrdu
- tiền đồnVietnamese
- 前哨Chinese (Simp.)
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