outlandish outlandish  /aʊt ˈlæn dɪʃ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual

Usage(s):

  1. Playful, fantastical, and art-directed within an inch of its life in candy colors by Barry Sonnenfeld, Daisies is as romantic as it is outlandish.
  2. For health officials, setting an outlandish price for cigarettes was precisely the point.
  3. Once in the ground, landmines are devilishly hard to get rid of, and efforts to remove the estimated 100 million buried around the world have prompted many an outlandish innovation.

News

  1. Plastic Surgery – New and Surprising Procedures

    A recent NBC News article examines a few 'out of the box' plastic surgery procedures that are now being discussed. Dr. Simon Ourian of Epione Beverly Hills says that though some of the procedures included in the article may seem outlandish, others might be considered routine. (PRWeb June 15, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10835876.htm
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. 'The Last of Us' is the Best of Gaming

    Poorly directed character interactions and convoluted storylines can plague even the most highly produced, intricately detailed video games. “The Last of Us” rises above these challenges to deliver an action-packed story that ties gameplay and character arcs together through well-scripted drama rather than outlandish plot...        
    on June 15, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. Any way you look at it, Florida is the state of weird

    We live in the center of weird. Weird is the state of Florida, which has long eclipsed California as the place where the bizarre, unusual and outlandish have become commonplace. When it comes to calling attention to itself, there is no place like Florida in the past 30 years.        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

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Quotes

  1. "Folks from some of the other campaigns are reading the polls and starting to get stressed, and issuing a whole range of outlandish accusations," Obama said.
    on Dec 2, 2007 By: Barack Obama Source: Reuters

  2. "It's like walking around with Jesus or Mother Teresa," Warren said. "It may sound outlandish, but in all sincerity, when you think about the things he accomplished and how humble he remained, he's one of those figures who transcends...
    on Jun 26, 2010 By: Michael Warren Source: The Associated Press

  3. "Consumers who called were put on hold or transferred repeatedly until they hung up in disgust," said Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal, who described AOL's practices as "outlandish and underhanded."
    on Jul 11, 2007 By: Richard Blumenthal Source: Washington Post

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