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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [out uhv, ov sahyt]
    • /aʊt ʌv, ɒv saɪt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [out uhv, ov sahyt]
    • /aʊt ʌv, ɒv saɪt/

Definitions of out-of-sight word

  • adjective out-of-sight Slang. fantastic; great; marvelous: an out-of-sight guitarist. 1
  • adjective out-of-sight beyond reason; exceedingly high: out-of-sight hospital bills. 1

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Origin of out-of-sight

First appearance:

before 1895
One of the 18% newest English words
An Americanism dating back to 1895-1900

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Out-of-sight


out-of-sight popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 6% of English native speakers know the meaning of this 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 out-of-sight

adj out-of-sight

  • a-1 — noting a vessel regarded by a shipping-classification society as being equipped to the highest standard and with equipment maintained in first-class condition.
  • a-ok — in perfect working order; excellent
  • a1 — in good health; physically fit
  • aok — Alternative spelling of A-okay.

adjective out-of-sight

  • choicest — an act or instance of choosing; selection: Her choice of a computer was made after months of research. His parents were not happy with his choice of friends.
  • outstanding — prominent; conspicuous; striking: an outstanding example of courage.
  • rad — Informal. radical.

Antonyms for out-of-sight

adjective out-of-sight

  • fewest — not many but more than one: Few artists live luxuriously.

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