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English definition of “out”

out

adverb, preposition (FAR AWAY)    /aʊt/
C2 a long distance away from land , a town , or your own country : The fishing boats were out at sea for three days . They live out in the countryside , miles from anywhere . He lived out in Zambia for seven years .mainly US The weather's better out west (= a long distance away in the west of the country ).Distant in space and time
(Definition of out adverbpreposition (FAR AWAY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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