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English definition of “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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