Definitions for Outer
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Outer.
being on the outside or further from a center
"spent hours adorning the outer man"; "the outer suburbs"
being on or toward the outside of the body
"the outer ear"
An outer part.
(wholesale trade) the smallest single unit normally sold to retailers, usually equal to one retail display box.
We ordered two cartons with twelve outers in each.
Someone who admits to something publicly.
Someone who outs another.
Farther from the centre of the inside.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
That which is without; opposed to inner.
Etymology: from out.
The kidney is a conglomerated gland only in the outer part: for the inner part, whereof the papillæ are composed, is muscular. Nehemiah Grew, Cosmol. b. i. c. 5.
Outer refers to the external part, surface or layer of something; located or being on the outside or further from the center; not internal or inner. It can also refer to outer space, i.e., the vast expanse existing beyond the earth and between celestial bodies.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
owt′ėr, adj. more out or without: external—opp. to Inner.—n. the part of a target outside the rings, a shot striking here.—adj. Out′ermost, most or farthest out: most distant.—Outer bar, the junior barristers who plead outside the bar in court, as distinguished from King's Counsel and others who plead within the bar. [Comp. of out.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'Outer' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3940
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Rank popularity for the word 'Outer' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3421
Rank popularity for the word 'Outer' in Adjectives Frequency: #516
The numerical value of Outer in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of Outer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
The outer conditions of a person's life will always be found to reflect their inner beliefs.
A hundred times every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life depends on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the measure as I have received and am still receiving.
The constant activity on the surface of the Sun is punctuated by violent outbursts powered the Sun’s strong magnetic field. Solar flares emit bursts of X-rays that travel outward at the speed of light, coronal mass ejections( CMEs) are giant eruptions of hot gasses from the Sun’s outer atmosphere. As this blast wave of solar material( plasma) streams towards the planets at 1000 km/sec, it sweeps up the magnetic field in its path, creating a magnetized shockwave of the type that struck Earth’s magnetic field on October 8, 2013.
As we age, the epidermis (the skin’s outer layer) thins and weakens, making it susceptible to dehydration and wrinkling.
A man was sitting inside at a small table by the windows of that outer wall where the car struck and he managed to escape with minor abrasions from flying glass and debris.
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