outlying areas (as of a city or town)
"they lived on the outskirts of Houston"; "they mingled in the outskirts of the crowd"
; the edges or areas around a city or town.
He lived on the outskirts of Paris for a time.
Outskirts is the 1987 debut album by Blue Rodeo. The single "Try" was a hit for the band in their native Canada. To mark the 25th anniversary of the album, Blue Rodeo released a 2-LP Vinyl remixed edition, called Outskirts Remix on November 27, 2012.
The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz
The only garments which clothe many a metropolis with decency.
near the outside/edge of a town (owt-skert)
I went to the outskirt of my town
The numerical value of outskirts in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of outskirts in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
On the outskirts of every agony sits some observant fellow who points.
I think the fact of using the tense situation on the outskirts of Debaltseve by militants-terrorists-mercenaries poses a great threat, which can violate the ceasefire regime.
Even if traditional grand bazaars continue to be the favorite places to shop for regular Iranians, they now face competition from huge shopping malls, which were erected in the outskirts of major cities across the country.
Now we also face the possibility of a diplomatic offensive, an attempt to compel us by means of U.N. decisions to withdraw to the 1967 lines within two years. This will lead Islamic extremists to the outskirts of Tel Aviv and the heart of Jerusalem.
These telescopes were designed to look for diffuse light around galaxies. Not in the context of dark matter, but you can repurpose the data to look for this glow, [The Dragonfly telescopes] are really good at looking for this high contrast between the really bright galactic center and the really dim outskirts of galaxies.
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