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English definition of “outside”

outside

noun [C usually singular] (OUTER PART)    /ˌaʊtˈsaɪd/ /ˈaʊt.saɪd/
B2 the outer part or side of something: The outside of the house needs painting. The house looks larger when looked at from the outside. The company needs to get help from outside (= from people who work for other organizations). → Compare inside nounSurfaces of objectsEdges and extremities of objects inside nounGrammar:OutsideOutside is an adverb, an adjective, a preposition or a noun.See more
(Definition of outside noun (OUTER PART) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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