Definition of 'far out'
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The sky lightened, through a white veil she saw tankers and freighters, anchored far out to sea. COUP D'ETATA ship's lights far out in the bay passed along the horizon. THE LAST RAVENChavasse was aware of Orsini kneeling beside him, of Liri throwing the gun far out to sea. THE KEYS OF HELL (2002)
His father had been a religious scholar on the fringe of the Yale faculty, where his being far-out was not acceptable. THE SERPENT'S MARK (2003)They wouldn't be playing far-out pop music, just stuff anyone could appreciate and dance to. PROSPECT HILL (2003)
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Used Occasionally. far-out is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'far out'
British English: far out ADJECTIVE
If you describe something as far out, you mean that it is very strange or extreme.
Fantasies cannot harm you, no matter how bizarre or far out they are.
Definition of far out from the Collins English Dictionary
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