What does outer mean?

Definitions for outer
ˈaʊ tərout·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. outer(a)(adj)

    being on the outside or further from a center

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

  2. outer(adj)

    located outside

    "outer reality"

  3. outer(adj)

    being on or toward the outside of the body

    "the outer ear"

Wiktionary

  1. outer(Noun)

    An outer part.

  2. outer(Noun)

    (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. outer(Noun)

    Someone who admits to something publicly.

  4. outer(Noun)

    Someone who outs another.

  5. outer(Adjective)

    Outside; external.

  6. outer(Adjective)

    Farther from the centre of the inside.

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.]

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

How to pronounce outer?

  1. Alex
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    Karen
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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. Patrick Ta:

    Just put it in the outer crease, or put it on the lash line.

  2. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    The man went into his own thoughts. This is a state in which you are on the verge of two worlds. The two worlds are sometimes alien to each other, the outer and inner world of man. They often confront each other. How you perceive it and how others perceive it. Sometimes there is a kind of cultural shock and imbalance in the balance of understanding of being. In this state, the world loses its color and many areas of misunderstanding plunge into the darkness of despair.

  3. David Long:

    Dotted across the surface, these small flares might play an important role in a mysterious phenomenon called coronal heating, whereby the Sun's outer layer, or corona, is more than 200 - 500 times hotter than the layers below.

  4. Dylan Quinnell:

    We don't know how many jetties are destroyed on the outer islands and whether ships carrying aid can land.

  5. Albert Einstein:

    A hundred times every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life are based on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as I have received and am still receiving. A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be.

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