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out·door(out′dôr′) also out-of-door (out′əv-dôr′)
Outdoors is an adverb. If something happens outdoors, it does not happen inside a building.
When someone goes out of a building, you don't usually say that they go 'outdoors'. You say that they go outside.
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.
|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"|
inside, interior, indoor
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 life → la vida al aire libre
for outdoor use → para uso al aire libre
she's definitely the outdoor type → es 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