Synonyms of outside


1. outside, exterior, region, part

usage: the region that is outside of something

2. outside, exterior, surface

usage: the outer side or surface of something


1. outside (vs. inside), after-school(prenominal), extracurricular, extracurricular, right(prenominal), external

usage: relating to or being on or near the outer side or limit; "an outside margin"

2. external, extraneous, outside, extrinsic (vs. intrinsic)

usage: coming from the outside; "extraneous light in the camera spoiled the photograph"; "relying upon an extraneous income"; "disdaining outside pressure groups"

3. outside, external (vs. internal)

usage: originating or belonging beyond some bounds:"the outside world"; "outside interests"; "an outside job"

4. outdoor(prenominal) (vs. indoor), out-of-door, outside, alfresco, open-air(prenominal), outdoorsy, exterior

usage: located, suited for, or taking place in the open air; "outdoor clothes"; "badminton and other outdoor games"; "a beautiful outdoor setting for the wedding"

5. outside, extramural (vs. intramural)

usage: functioning outside the boundaries or precincts of an organized unit; "extramural hospital care and treatment"; "extramural studies"

6. outside(prenominal), exterior (vs. interior)

usage: leading to or from the outside; "an outside door"

7. external, international, outside(prenominal), foreign (vs. domestic)

usage: from or between other countries; "external commerce"; "international trade"; "developing nations need outside help"

8. outside, remote, unlikely (vs. likely)

usage: very unlikely; "an outside chance"; "a remote possibility"; "a remote contingency"

9. outside, outer(prenominal) (vs. inner)

usage: on or toward an outer edge; "an outer lane"; "the outside lane"

10. away, outside, inaccurate (vs. accurate)

usage: (of a baseball pitch) on the far side of home plate from the batter; "the pitch was away (or wide)"; "an outside pitch"


1. outside, outdoors, out of doors, alfresco

usage: outside a building; "in summer we play outside"

2. outside

usage: on the outside; "outside, the box is black"

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