outdoors outdoors  /ˈaʊt ˈdɔrz/


  1. (n) where the air is unconfined
  2. (adv) outside a building


  1. Therapy sessions may also take place outdoors in a park, for example rather than inside yet another office.
  2. PTI: Much of your work has been fragile, made in the wild outdoors and only preserved in photographs.
  3. Diana was beautiful, in a fresh-faced, English, outdoors-girl kind of way.


  1. Outdoors report: June 17

    Outdoors report: June 17 Southwesterly winds have stained water, but live shrimp under a cork has coaxed fish to bite. Guide Robert Sloan reported good catches of redfish at the jetty. Patrick Lemire reported a boat limit of red snapper aboard the Capt. John. South to southeasterly winds from 13 to 20 mph with 3 to 5 foot seas are expected today and Tuesday. Fair skies are forecast each day.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Houston Chronicle

  2. Outdoors report: June 16

    Outdoors report: June 16 Most trout have been found over deep shell and channel drops on live bait. Guide Mike Williams of Tarpon Express reported catching and releasing a tarpon estimated at 200 pounds by length and girth calculations. Offshore anglers have been getting their limit of red snapper and kingfish. Guide Tommy Alexander reported limits of trout while drifting live shrimp and Gulps ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Houston Chronicle

  3. Outdoors report: June 15

    Outdoors report: June 15 Guide Mike Williams reported a good bite for bigger species in Tarpon Alley. Guide Ray Sexton reported limits in West Bay while wading with live bait. High water temperatures seem to be triggering an aggressive bite for live croaker fishing in the middle of the bay where deeper, cooler water holds richer oxygen levels, he said. Two to 3 foot seas becoming 3 to 5 feet ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Houston Chronicle


  1. "I was originally told we'd be able to move this outdoors to Yankee Stadium," Obama said to laughter in the banquet hall, not at all like the stadium he filled for his nomination acceptance speech in Denver.
    on Oct 17, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "It exceeded my expectations," said Detroit's Nicklas Lidstrom, who returned after missing two games with a sore ankle. "I don't think the wind or playing outdoors bothered either team."
    on Jan 1, 2009 By: Nicklas Lidstrom Source: ABC News

  3. "Jim brought so much to our state: his love of the great outdoors, his leadership of ConocoPhillips Alaska, and his dedication to making Alaska a better place," wrote Alaska Governor Sean Parnell in a statement posted on his Web site.
    on Feb 14, 2010 By: Sean Parnell Source: BusinessWeek

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