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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fahr out]
    • /fɑr aʊt/
    • /ˈfɑː(r) ˈaʊt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fahr out]
    • /fɑr aʊt/

Definitions of far-out word

  • adjective far-out unconventional; offbeat; avant-garde. 1
  • adjective far-out radical; extreme. 1
  • adjective far-out recondite or esoteric. 1
  • adjective far-out Very unusual, eccentric or unconventional. 0

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Origin of far-out

First appearance:

before 1950
One of the 5% newest English words
First recorded in 1950-55

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Parts of speech for Far-out


far-out popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 46% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

Synonyms for far-out

adj far-out

  • offbeat — differing from the usual or expected; unconventional: an offbeat comedian.
  • neat — in a pleasingly orderly and clean condition: a neat room.
  • fantastic — conceived or appearing as if conceived by an unrestrained imagination; odd and remarkable; bizarre; grotesque: fantastic rock formations; fantastic designs.
  • groovy — Slang. highly stimulating or attractive; excellent: groovy music; a groovy car.
  • unorthodox — not conforming to rules, traditions, or modes of conduct, as of a doctrine, religion, or philosophy; not orthodox: an unorthodox ideology.

Antonyms for far-out

adj far-out

  • usual — habitual or customary: her usual skill.
  • normal — conforming to the standard or the common type; usual; not abnormal; regular; natural.
  • conventional — Someone who is conventional has behaviour or opinions that are ordinary and normal.

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