out-of-doors


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out-of-doors

(out′əv-dôrz′)
adv. & n.
Variant of outdoors.

out-of-doors

adv, adj
(postpositive) in the open air; outside. Also: outdoors

out′-of-doors′



adj.
1. Also, out′-of-door′. outdoor.
n.
2. (used with a sing. v.) outdoors.
[1800–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.out-of-doors - where the air is unconfinedout-of-doors - where the air is unconfined; "he wanted to get outdoors a little"; "the concert was held in the open air"; "camping in the open"
exterior, outside - the region that is outside of something
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Experiences in the out-of-doors benefit children mentally, physically, and spiritually," says Decatur Audubon Society President, Melody Arnold.
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The students completed the workbook as they day evolved as an out-of-doors, hands-on practicum supplementing their more formal classroom instruction regarding the environment.
An ideal and easily portable identification guide book for anyone enjoying the out-of-doors in California, "Animal Tracks of California" is a tabbed booklet by Jonathan Poppele.
Freshly cooked, piping hot fish and chips, smothered in salt and soused with vinegar, wrapped in newspaper and eaten out-of-doors on a cold and wintry day - it simply doesn't get better.
Outdoor education was a term used to describe educational advances that occurred away from the schoolhouse and classroom, thus being literally out-of-doors.
"During Family Camp, there are activities designed to engage each member of a family who loves the out-of-doors: from a sailing regatta, to distant swims, day hikes, arts and crafts, yoga, camp fires to horseback riding.
Although Beeman's portrayal of the internal dynamics within Congress is nuanced, he drifts into traditional mythology when discussing the out-of-doors "Sam" Adams (only his enemies called him that in his lifetime).
Winter tender plants (figs, for example) can be positioned out-of-doors from early summer until late autumn then moved indoors into a frost-free location for a winter rest.
The sounds summoned an out-of-doors atmosphere, while the movements seemed to recall the tussle of a relationship.
My current research interests are related to questions that involve citizen science projects that explore student attitude and learning about science in after-school and out-of-doors settings.
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