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out·door

 (out′dôr′) also out-of-door (out′əv-dôr′)
adj.
Located in, done in, or suited to the open air: badminton and other outdoor games.

outdoor

(ˈaʊtˈdɔː)
adj
(prenominal) taking place, existing, or intended for use in the open air: outdoor games; outdoor clothes. Also: out-of-door

out•door

(ˈaʊtˌdɔr, -ˌdoʊr)

adj.
1. Also, outdoors. located, occurring, or belonging outdoors: outdoor sports.
[1740–50]

outdoors

outdoor
1. 'outdoors'

Outdoors is an adverb. If something happens outdoors, it does not happen inside a building.

He spent a lot of his time outdoors.
School classes were held outdoors.

When someone goes out of a building, you don't usually say that they go 'outdoors'. You say that they go outside.

2. 'outdoor'

Outdoor is an adjective used in front of a noun. You use it to describe things or activities that exist or happen in the open air, rather than inside a building.

There is also an outdoor play area.
If you enjoy outdoor activities, this is the trip for you.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.outdoor - located, suited for, or taking place in the open air; "outdoor clothes"; "badminton and other outdoor games"; "a beautiful outdoor setting for the wedding"
exterior - situated in or suitable for the outdoors or outside of a building; "an exterior scene"; "exterior grade plywood"; "exterior paints"
indoor - located, suited for, or taking place within a building; "indoor activities for a rainy day"; "an indoor pool"
2.outdoor - pertaining to or concerning the outdoors or outdoor activities; "outdoor education is the area of teacher training concerned with training for outdoor activities"

outdoor

adjective open-air, outside, out-of-door(s), alfresco There were outdoor cafés on almost every block.
inside, interior, indoor
Translations
خارِجي، للإسْتِعْمال الخارِجيفِي الْهَوَاءِ الْطُلْقِ
venkovní
udendørsudendørs-
ulkoilma-
koji je na zraku
nyitottszabadban történõutcai
úti-
屋外の
옥외의
lauko
āra-brīvdabas-lauka-
určený na von
zunanji
utomhus-
ที่อยู่กลางแจ้ง
ngoài trời

outdoor

[ˈaʊtdɔːʳ] ADJ [sports, work, market] → al aire libre; [swimming pool, tennis court] → descubierto, al aire libre; [clothes, shoes] → de calle; [plant] → de exterior
the outdoor lifela vida al aire libre
for outdoor usepara uso al aire libre
she's definitely the outdoor typees definitivamente una persona a la que le gusta estar al aire libre or a la que le gustan las actividades al aire libre

outdoor

[ˌaʊtˈdɔːr] adj [activities, sports, work] → de plein air; [person, type] → de plein air
She excelled at outdoor sports → Elle excellait dans les sports de plein air.
outdoor activities → les activités de plein air
"I like it here," he said. "I'm an outdoor man." → "Je me plais ici", dit-il. "Je suis un homme de plein air".
to be the outdoor type → être un homme de plein air or une femme de plein air
[clothes, shoes] → d'extérieur
He was in his outdoor clothes → Il portait ses vêtements d'extérieur.
[use] → extérieur(e)
not for outdoor use → non conçu pour un usage extérieur
(= not covered) an outdoor swimming pool → une piscine en plein air, une piscine découverte

outdoor

adj activities, recreation, work, use, tennis courtim Freien; outdoor sportsim Freien ausgeübte Sportarten pl; outdoor caféCafé ntim Freien; (in street) → Straßencafé nt; outdoor clothesKleidung ffür draußen; outdoor shoesStraßenschuhe pl; outdoor marketMarkt mim Freien; (in street) → Straßenmarkt m; outdoor gamesFreiluftspiele pl, → Spiele plfür draußen or im Freien; outdoor livingLeben ntin freier Natur; the outdoor lifedas Leben im Freien; to lead an outdoor lifeviel im Freien sein; outdoor swimming poolFreibad nt

outdoor

:
outdoor shot
n (Film) → Außenaufnahme f
outdoor type

outdoor

[ˈaʊtˈdɔːʳ] adj (activity) → all'aperto; (life) → all'aria aperta; (swimming pool) → scoperto/a; (clothes) → pesante

outdoor

(ˈautdoː) adjective
done, for use etc outside, not in a building. outdoor shoes.
outˈdoors adverb
outside; not in a building etc. We spend a lot of time outdoors.

outdoor

فِي الْهَوَاءِ الْطُلْقِ venkovní udendørs im Freien υπαίθριος exterior ulkoilma- extérieur koji je na zraku all'aperto 屋外の 옥외의 buiten- utendørs plenerowy ao ar livre уличный utomhus- ที่อยู่กลางแจ้ง açık hava ngoài trời 户外的
References in classic literature ?
For instance, those which describe lowly, peaceful, and affectionate home life; those which deal with love, in any and all forms, from mere kindly feeling and honest good will toward the passing stranger, clear up to courtship; those which deal with outdoor Nature, in its softest and loveliest aspects--with meadows and forests, and birds and flowers, the fragrance and sunshine of summer, and the moonlight of peaceful winter nights; in a word, those which deal with any and all forms of rest, respose, and peace; those also which deal with the creatures and marvels of fairyland; and lastly and chiefly, in those words which express pathos, is the language surpassingly rich and affective.
I shuddered as I stood and looked round me: it was an inclement day for outdoor exercise; not positively rainy, but darkened by a drizzling yellow fog; all under foot was still soaking wet with the floods of yesterday.
Instead of sitting down, I snatched my outdoor things, and hastened below, for the way was free.
All other signs of sporting and outdoor occupation Nancy has removed to another room; but she has brought into the Red House the habit of filial reverence, and preserves sacredly in a place of honour these relics of her husband's departed father.
Jane, the first to follow her, was anxious as to the strength of the ice; but when reassured, she acquitted herself admirably, for she was proficient in outdoor exercises, and had the satisfaction of laughing in the field at those who laughed at her in the study.
I also learnt history, and was instructed in poetry, versification, geography, chronology, and in all the outdoor exercises in which every prince should excel.
There was not a soul in Randolph Crescent, nor a soul in Queensferry Street; in this outdoor privacy and the sense of escape, John took heart again; and with a pathetic sense of leave-taking, he even ventured up the lane and stood awhile, a strange peri at the gates of a quaint paradise, by the west end of St.
When I rode across the Troad from the Dardanelles to Hissarlik and Mount Ida, I noticed that my dragoman and his men did all our outdoor cooking exactly in the Odyssean and Iliadic fashion.
Perfect weather for an outdoor July merry-making, yet surely not the best time of year to be born in.
George mopped a brow already browned by outdoor exposures.
There is something in what the fellow says about outdoor work," he remarked, "so I think, Watson, that I must leave you to your papers for a little.
The outdoor world was not very familiar to him, and occasionally he went wrong in a question of fact.