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out-and-outer

out-and-out·er
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [out and ou-ter]
    • /aʊt ænd ˈaʊ tər/
    • /ˈaʊt ənd ˈaʊtə(r)/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [out and ou-ter]
    • /aʊt ænd ˈaʊ tər/

Definitions of out-and-outer word

  • noun out-and-outer a person who does things with excessive thoroughness; extremist. 1
  • noun out-and-outer a thoroughgoing or perfect example of a kind. 1
  • noun out-and-outer a thorough or thoroughgoing person or thing 0
  • noun out-and-outer a person or thing that is excellent of its kind 0
  • noun out-and-outer an extremist 0

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Origin of out-and-outer

First appearance:

before 1805
One of the 41% newest English words
First recorded in 1805-15; out-and-out + -er1

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Out-and-outer

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

out-and-outer popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 32% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 67% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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