exterior exterior  /ɪk ˈstɪ ri ər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the region that is outside of something
  2. (n) the outer side or surface of something
  3. (adj) situated in or suitable for the outdoors or outside of a building

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Behind the ZZ Top exterior lurks the soul of a Playmate.
  2. Across the state, the project has taken a rightful beating for its exterior.
  3. An exterior pan of the Valley of the Kings, site of the ancient Egyptian capital of Thebes, 300 miles south of Cairo.

News

  1. Truck's fuel tank spills on Va. Beach intersection

    VIRGINIA BEACH-- Firefighters were on the scene of a fuel spill near the oceanfront Tuesday night. A pick-up truck with an exterior fuel tank on its back took a turn at the intersection of Norfolk and Marshview Avenues causing the tank to come off.  The tank was punctured and spilled some fuel. Crews were able to stop fuel going into drainage system. Clean-up was underway on a patch of ground ...
    on July 3, 2013     Source: 13 News, WVEC Hampton Roads

  2. Reports: Exterior remodeling of CVS was done in 2007

    Ever since the exterior façade of the CVS at the Medical Arts Shopping Plaza on Waters Ave. collapsed last Friday, WTOC has been researching the history of the building and when the façade was built.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: WTOC 11 Savannah

  3. Montco man on probation for losing temper, flashing BB rifle

    A Lower Moreland man will be under court supervision for the next two years for going overboard in protecting the exterior of his truck with a BB rife.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: The Intelligencer

Quotes

  1. "It's available only in black with a choice of three accent colours: Mopar Blue, Red or Silver," said Gilles. "Inside, look for Katzkin leather seating with stitching that matches the exterior stripe, a custom leather-wrapped steering wheel,...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Ralph Gilles Source: Calgary Herald

  2. "It was hard to get through that exterior of what he looked like, that menacing look, but it took about a minute and a half to realize that's all it was," Hoffman said. "There was never really a hidden agenda with Rodney. It was all kind of...
    on Jun 28, 2007 By: Trevor Hoffman Source: San Luis Obispo Tribune

  3. "It'sa lot easier to focus on what you're trying to do when you're not dealing with those little naggy things that end up being exterior distractions," Beckett said.
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: Josh Beckett Source: Providence Journal

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