What does outer mean?

Definitions for outer
ˈaʊ tərout·er

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word outer.

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?

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How to say outer in sign language?

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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. Curtis Smith:

    We'll need energy in all forms, and Alaska's outer continental shelf resources could play a crucial role in helping meet that challenge.

  2. President Joko Widodo in April:

    Every time I go to (outer) regions it's the same complaint: electricity crisis (and) blackouts.

  3. Joseph Chilton Pearce:

    Seeing within changes one's outer vision" Does anyone know the book and page that this quote by Joseph Chilton Pearce appears for a reference???

  4. William S. Burroughs:

    After one look at this planet any visitor from outer space would say "I want to see the manager."

  5. John Updike:

    The guarantee that our self enjoys an intended relation to the outer world is most, if not all, we ask from religion. God is the self projected onto reality by our natural and necessary optimism. He is the not-me personified.

Images & Illustrations of outer

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