the region that is outside of something
the outer side or surface of something
situated in or suitable for the outdoors or outside of a building
"an exterior scene"; "exterior grade plywood"; "exterior paints"
The outside part, parts or surface of something.
It was written on the exterior
She is our new minister of the exterior
Relating to the outside parts or surface of something.
Being from outside a country; foreign.
external; outward; pertaining to that which is external; -- opposed to interior; as, the exterior part of a sphere
external; on the outside; without the limits of; extrinsic; as, an object exterior to a man, opposed to what is within, or in his mind
relating to foreign nations; foreign; as, the exterior relations of a state or kingdom
the outward surface or part of a thing; that which is external; outside
outward or external deportment, form, or ceremony; visible act; as, the exteriors of religion
Origin: [L. exterior, compar. of exter or exterus on the outside, outward, foreign, strange, a compar. fr. ex: cf. F. extrieur. See Ex-, and cf. Extreme, Interior.]
In topology, the exterior of a subset S of a topological space X is the union of all open sets of X which are disjoint from S. It is itself an open set and is disjoint from S. The exterior of S is denoted by or
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
eks-tē′ri-or, adj. outer: outward, external: on or from the outside: foreign.—n. outward part or surface: outward form or deportment: appearance.—n. Exterior′ity.—adv. Extē′riorly, outwardly. [L. exterior, comp. of exter, outward—ex, out.]
The numerical value of exterior in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of exterior in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Examples of exterior in a Sentence
A fair exterior is a silent recommendation.
Underneath this flabby exterior is an enormous lack of character.
Don’t be led by the exterior. Give more attention to what lies beneath the skin.
Obviously the pleasant exterior of Martin McGuinness is not all that there is to him.
What we are attempting to do is to create a living space where exterior and interior interact in harmony.
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