What does Outdoor mean?

Definitions for Outdoor
ˈaʊtˌdɔr, -ˌdoʊrOut·door

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. outdoor(a), out-of-door, outsideadjective

    located, suited for, or taking place in the open air

    "outdoor clothes"; "badminton and other outdoor games"; "a beautiful outdoor setting for the wedding"

  2. outdooradjective

    pertaining to or concerning the outdoors or outdoor activities

    "outdoor education is the area of teacher training concerned with training for outdoor activities"


  1. outdooradjective

    Situated in, designed to be used in, or carried on in the open air.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Outdoor

    owt′dōr, adj. outside the door or the house: in the open air.—adv. Out′doors, out of the house: abroad.—Outdoor relief, help given to a pauper who does not live in the workhouse.

Editors Contribution

  1. outdoor

    To happen in the open air.

    They loved sitting outdoors on summer evenings.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 19, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Outdoor' in Adjectives Frequency: #1004

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Outdoor in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Outdoor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Outdoor in a Sentence

  1. Del Gobbo:

    A key finding is that physical activity among older adults does not have to be strenuous to reduce heart failure risk, we saw benefits for adults who walked at moderate or brisk pace (more than 2 or 3 miles per hour) and burned calories through leisure activity, like house or yard work, walking, engaging in outdoor activities, or other forms of physical activity, equivalent to about 30 minutes per day of moderate-intensity activity.

  2. Seth Basham:

    Best Buy Buy has developed a strong delivery and assembly business for big-ticket items such as TVs and appliances, grills and outdoor furniture [ are ] a nicely adjacent category.

  3. Michael Bennet:

    For people in my state, outdoor recreation is not just an avocation -- it's a vocation. And that likely rings true for the Olympic athletes here today, our economy is going to depend on us getting it right on climate, and I am incredibly optimistic that we will do the right thing, whether we have to drag Washington there or not.

  4. Rochelle Walensky:

    We still have 57,000 cases of COVID yesterday, we still had 733 deaths and so now are really trying to scale up vaccination we have this complex message that we still have hotspots in this country and we will be looking at the outdoor masking question but it’s also in the context of we still have people dying of COVID.

  5. La Rosa:

    The first family encourages families and children to celebrate Halloween outdoors in their neighborhoods or other outdoor venues.

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1 Comment

  • 365 Microadventures
    To me Outdoor is related to outdoor activities in nature. I am just curious if non outdoorsy people relate to outdoors as if it is about everything outsite. Like alså streets in the city?
    LikeReplyReport1 year ago


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