【Dict.Wiki ❷⓿❷❷】outside meaning, outside slang, outside definition, outside translation.❤️️︎︎ What does outside mean? Meaning of outside. outside Meaning, slang, Define and pronunciation...


  • EN [ ˌaʊtˈsaɪd , ˈaʊtsaɪd]
  • US [ ˌaʊtˈsaɪd , ˈaʊtsaɪd]

English definition


  • 1. the region that is outside of something

  • 2. the outer side or surface of something


  • 1. relating to or being on or near the outer side or limit;

    • "an outside margin"
  • 2. coming from the outside;

    • "extraneous light in the camera spoiled the photograph"
    • "relying upon an extraneous income"
    • "disdaining outside pressure groups"
  • 3. originating or belonging beyond some bounds:"the outside world";

    • "outside interests"
    • "an outside job"
  • 4. located, suited for, or taking place in the open air;

    • "outdoor clothes"
    • "badminton and other outdoor games"
    • "a beautiful outdoor setting for the wedding"
  • 5. functioning outside the boundaries or precincts of an organized unit;

    • "extramural hospital care and treatment"
    • "extramural studies"
  • 6. leading to or from the outside;

    • "an outside door"
  • 7. from or between other countries;

    • "external commerce"
    • "international trade"
    • "developing nations need outside help"
  • 8. maximal in amount;

    • "a maximal amount"
    • "an outside estimate"
  • 9. very unlikely;

    • "an outside chance"
    • "a remote possibility"
    • "a remote contingency"
  • 10. on or toward an outer edge;

    • "an outer lane"
    • "the outside lane"
  • 11. (of a baseball pitch) on the far side of home plate from the batter;

    • "the pitch was away (or wide)"
    • "an outside pitch"


  • 1. outside a building;

    • "in summer we play outside"
  • 2. on the outside;

    • "outside, the box is black"

Example sentences

  • It's chilly outside; be careful not to catch cold.

  • Bored youths hang around outside looking for trouble.

  • Outside of his circle he is not very popular.

  • Jasper has put up " No Parking'signs outside his gate, but these have not had any effect.

  • Noise outside distracted her mind from her studies.

  • Put these flowers outside.

  • Please let us in, it's cold outside.

  • Don't judge a man from his outside.

  • Our troops joined with enemy forces just outside the city.

  • There were several kids lolling around outside the club.

  • Such a thing lies outside human control.

  • These are questions that lie outside the purview of our inquiry.

  • They stood outside the door.

  • We will brook no outside interference.

  • He dragged the child outside by main force.

  • You ought to inform the police about that man who's been hiding in the bushes outside your gate.

  • Some of our competitors make quite a song and dance about the outside of their cars.

  • Strange forms stand in gardens, and outside buildings and shops.

  • Don't judge a thing from the outside.

  • He heard a step outside.

  • The dogs have greater freedom too, for they are allowed to wander outside their enclosure.

  • There were twenty people at the ( very ) outside .

  • It's pretty cold outside.

  • The piping outside the house needs painting.

  • The house is easily identifiable by the large tree outside.

  • Why are you lurking around outside my house?

  • The outside of the house needs painting.

  • There was a scream of brakes from the carriageway outside.

  • Your own personal behavior as a teacher, outside of school hours, reflects on the school itself.

Phrase collocation

  • at the outside

    (of an estimate) at the most

    • every minute, or at the outside, every ninety seconds.

  • get outside of

    (informal)eat or drink (something)

    • we'll get outside of a feed of bacon and egg.

  • on the outside

    away from or not belonging to a particular circle or institution

  • on the outside looking in

    (of a person) excluded from a group or activity

  • an outside chance

    a remote possibility

  • outside of

    (informal, chiefly N. Amer.)beyond the boundaries of

    • a village 20 miles outside of New York.

Synonym discrimination

  • external, exterior, outer, outside, outward


Meaning of outside

There is relatively little information about outside, maybe you can watch a bilingual story to relax your mood, I wish you a happy day!

Bilingual Reading Of The Day

  • A woman walks into a pet shop and sees a cute little dog. She asks the shopkeeper, "Does your dog bite?"
  • The shopkeeper says, "No, my dog does not bit."
  • The woman tries to pet the dog and the dog bites her.
  • "Ouch!" She says, "I thought you said your dog does not bite!"
  • The shopkeeper replies, "That is not my dog!"
  • More

Browse By Letter

Site Navigation

Trending Words

Computer English

Words List

Classification of words

  • Oxford Advanced Eighth Edition
  • American Webster's Dictionary
  • Wikipedia
  • Intermediate English speaking guide