out-of-doors out-of-doors

Definition(s):

  • (n) where the air is unconfined

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Out of banking hours her father had a passion for the out-of-doors, which his daughter inherited.
  2. She was very much involved in the out-of-doors, and was lots of fun.
  3. Said I: 'Some men are born with a feel for the out-of-doors in their blood.

News

  1. Bob Garrett's Talkin Points: Celebrate dad at Summerfest

    You, dad and the whole family can get out of the house and into the great out-of-doors this Sunday, Father's Day, at the fourth annual Summer Fest that will held at the R. B. Winter State Park. Summerfest begins at 11 a.m. and runs until 5 p.m. There will be demonstrations, crafts, games and basic instruction in lots of outdoor activities. There will be plenty to do for both children and adu
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Daily Item

  2. Bob Garrett's column: Girls, get outdoors

    "A girl in the out-of-doors is as natural as a tree in the forest." "So what's your point?"
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Daily Item

Quotes

  • "We have pacified some thousands of the islanders and buried them; destroyed their fields; burned their villages, and turned their widows and orphans out-of-doors; furnished heartbreak by exile to some dozens of disagreeable patriots; subjugated the...
    on Jan 24, 2006 By: Mark Twain Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

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