What does Outer mean?

Definitions for Outer
ˈaʊ tərout·er

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Outer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. outer(a)adjective

    being on the outside or further from a center

    "spent hours adorning the outer man"; "the outer suburbs"

  2. outeradjective

    located outside

    "outer reality"

  3. outeradjective

    being on or toward the outside of the body

    "the outer ear"

Wiktionary

  1. outernoun

    An outer part.

  2. outernoun

    (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.

  3. outernoun

    Someone who admits to something publicly.

  4. outernoun

    Someone who outs another.

  5. outeradjective

    Outside; external.

  6. outeradjective

    Farther from the centre of the inside.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Outeradjective

    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.

ChatGPT

  1. outer

    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

  1. Outer

    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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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Outer' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3940

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Outer' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3421

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Outer' in Adjectives Frequency: #516

Anagrams for Outer »

  1. route

  2. outre

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Outer in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Outer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Outer in a Sentence

  1. Felicity Wishart:

    It's one of the most stunning islands in the reef system. It's also in the outer reef ... So it's about as far east of the coastline that you can get, we have to look at the overall health of the reef, not just an individual spot.

  2. Alexandar Djelic:

    My genitals swelled up and I was in terrible pain, the swelling was so bad, the doctors had to cut away an outer part of my penis so I can urinate. I was put on a catheter, then got an infection, but survived the horror.

  3. Thomas Boothby:

    They've been shown to survive and reproduce during spaceflight, and can even survive prolonged exposure to the vacuum of outer space.

  4. Helen Keller:

    My darkness has been filled with the light of intelligence, and behold, the outer day-lit world was stumbling and groping in social blindness.

  5. Kongming (Zhuge Liang):

    First organize the inner, then organize the outer ... First organize the great, then organize the small. First organize yourself, and then organize others

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