What does outdoors mean?

Definitions for outdoors
ˌaʊtˈdɔrz, -ˈdoʊrzout·doors

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. outdoors, out-of-doors, open air, open(adverb)

    where the air is unconfined

    "he wanted to get outdoors a little"; "the concert was held in the open air"; "camping in the open"

  2. outside, outdoors, out of doors, alfresco(adverb)

    outside a building

    "in summer we play outside"


  1. Outdoors(adv.)

    Out of the house; out of doors; in the open air; abroad.


  1. outdoors(Noun)

    The environment outside of enclosed structures; the natural environment in the open air.

    She loves the outdoors.

  2. outdoors(Adverb)

    Not inside a house or under covered structure; unprotected; in the open air.

    They went outdoors to light up their cigarettes.


  1. Outdoors

    Any area in or into the open air; outside a building or shelter.

Editors Contribution

  1. outdoors

    The natural open air environment.

    We love spending time outdoors as much as possible.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 11, 2020  

How to pronounce outdoors?

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How to say outdoors in sign language?

  1. outdoors


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of outdoors in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of outdoors in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of outdoors in a Sentence

  1. Norman Cousins:

    Hearty laughter is a good way to jog internally without having to go outdoors.

  2. Tirunesh Dibaba:

    I wanted to train more for the outdoor season than the indoor season, so I changed my training totally, i already have natural speed which I don't need to work on, so in training I've been working more on my endurance. Now I think I can run faster outdoors than I previously thought I was capable of.

  3. Katie Baldassar:

    Lots of people think of Outdoors Leadville as really healthy. How can Outdoors Leadville have an obesity problem ? what we really see in Colorado is an equity problem. And we see that in Outdoors Leadville.

  4. Will Durst:

    I hate the outdoors. To me the outdoors is where the car is.

  5. Grace Gunlogson:

    I'm still in the act of raising money and getting it done, i'm also involved with an organization called O2, which gets kids backpacking and outdoors in the mountains. I taught them about being outdoors and climbing.

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