What does out of place mean?

Definitions for out of place

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inapposite, out of place(adverb)

    of an inappropriate or misapplied nature

  2. out of place(adverb)

    in a setting where one is or feels inappropriate or incongruous

    "he felt out of place in the lingerie shop"


  1. out of place(Adjective)

    Not in the proper situation or arrangement, or inappropriate for the circumstances.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of out of place in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of out of place in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lindsey Vonn:

    I definitely feel out of place sometimes on the red carpet.

  2. Clifford Geertz:

    But such an affection for what doesn't fit and won't comport, reality out of place...

  3. Jawaharlal Nehru:

    I have become a queer mixture of the East and the West, out of place everywhere, at home nowhere.

  4. Marco Rubio:

    This election is about the essence of America, about all of us who feel out of place in our own country.

  5. Burmese Proverb:

    A swan is out of place among crows, a lion among bulls, a horse among asses, and a wise man among fools.

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