outsider

Definitions

  • Firmer-Gouge Outside Bevel.  Inside Bevel Gouge
    Firmer-Gouge Outside Bevel. Inside Bevel Gouge
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n outsider someone who is excluded from or is not a member of a group
    • n outsider a contestant (human or animal) not considered to have a good chance to win
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Additional illustrations & photos:

Beam-Compass or Trammel Points. Winged Dividers.  Outside Calipers.  Inside Calipers Beam-Compass or Trammel Points. Winged Dividers. Outside Calipers. Inside Calipers
Sweetie and two of the boys outside in the cold Sweetie and two of the boys outside in the cold
Large buildings, with a statue outside Large buildings, with a statue outside
A kitten sits on a window ledge in the house, watching lots of other kittens outside A kitten sits on a window ledge in the house, watching lots of other kittens outside
A kitten looks round from a window, while the moon shines outside A kitten looks round from a window, while the moon shines outside
A kitten stretches and yawns in its basket while the sun shines outside A kitten stretches and yawns in its basket while the sun shines outside
Village outside walls of Peking Village outside walls of Peking
A woman works outside one of the simple buildings A woman works outside one of the simple buildings

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The skeleton of a spider is located on the outside of the body. The name for this is exoskelton
    • Outsider A horse which is not a favorite in the betting.
    • Outsider A locksmith's pinchers for grasping the point of a key in the keyhole, to open a door from the outside when the key is inside.
    • Outsider One not belonging to the concern, institution, party, etc., spoken of; one disconnected in interest or feeling.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The first German car to be built solely outside of Germany is the BMW Z3.
    • n outsider One who is on the outside of an inclosure, barrier, boundary, etc., literally or figuratively; one who is without. Specifically — One who is outside of or does not belong to some particular party, association, or set.
    • n outsider One who is unconnected or unacquainted with the matter in question.
    • n outsider In horse racing, a horse not included among the favorites, or not a favorite in the betting.
    • n outsider plural A pair of nippers with semi-tubular jaws which can be inserted in a keyhole from the outside to turn the key.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Cricket chirping can tell the temperature outside. Counting how many times a cricket chirps in 15 seconds and then adding 40 to that number will approximately tell you what the temperature is in Fahrenheit
    • Outsider one not admitted to a particular company, profession, &c., a stranger, a layman: a racehorse not included among the favourites in the betting:
    • Outsider (pl.) a pair of nippers for turning a key in a keyhole from the outside
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Quotations

  • Albert Einstein
    Albert%20Einstein
    “The bitter and the sweet come from the outside, the hard from within, from one's own efforts.”
  • African Proverb
    African Proverb
    “When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.”
  • Stephen R. Covey
    Stephen%20R.%20Covey
    “Our ultimate freedom is the right and power to decide how anybody or anything outside ourselves will affect us.”
  • Bob Dylan
    Bob%20Dylan
    “To live outside the law, you must be honest.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “It is almost impossible to smile on the outside without feeling better on the inside.”
  • Kingsley Amis
    Kingsley Amis
    “Outside every fat man there was an even fatter man trying to close in.”

Usage

In literature:

The colonel came outside.
"Pushed and the Return Push" by George Herbert Fosdike Nichols, (AKA Quex)
Outside, the night rustled with an approaching storm.
"Erik Dorn" by Ben Hecht
I got two pairs of shoes made of the skin of the reindeer near the hoof, with the fur outside.
"The Land of the Long Night" by Paul du Chaillu
Thin Oi arrmed mesilf, an' nivver in all me loife did Oi hear swater music than whin ye shpoke outside, Misther Merriwell.
"Frank Merriwell's Pursuit" by Burt L. Standish
Death may await you outside these doors.
"Under the Rebel's Reign" by Charles Neufeld
He was outside the building at the foot of a tree.
"The Pirates of Ersatz" by Murray Leinster
As to the Prussians outside no one seemed to give them a thought.
"A Girl of the Commune" by George Alfred Henty
Men of an others-group are outsiders with whose ancestors the ancestors of the we-group waged war.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
Outside of that they had no claim save only to a percentage from the Tenderloin.
"Bidwell's Travels, from Wall Street to London Prison" by Austin Biron Bidwell
Everything passes outside their knowledge.
"The Blonde Lady" by Maurice Leblanc
It was a good deal better than the outside air, however, and yet too quick a descent meant discomfort.
"Space Platform" by Murray Leinster
Outside, anywhere outside these walls, an eavesdropping ray may be upon us.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930" by Various
The acid is mixed with the diluted electrolyte outside of the plates.
"The Automobile Storage Battery" by O. A. Witte
A soft body crashed heavily on the deck outside.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, June, 1930" by Various
A noise came from the outside and the door opened.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, October, 1930" by Various
We generally breakfast and dine with the Eltons (the people who let the rooms), and we usually lunch outside.
"With Rifle and Bayonet" by F.S. Brereton
Outside the hope of one day being able to do as she liked, Jenny had no ideals.
"Carnival" by Compton Mackenzie
To avoid the appearance of studying her too openly, he turned slightly, so that his gaze went past her to the white turmoil outside the windows.
"The Blind Man's Eyes" by William MacHarg
I made up my mind to wait outside Lingtam until it was dark, and then to steal a march on him unobserved.
"The Unveiling of Lhasa" by Edmund Candler
He had never thought much about the Frenches, who were outside his orbit.
"The Land of Strong Men" by Arthur M. Chisholm
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In poetry:

Outside the world goes laughing lest it weep,
With here and there some happy child at play;
A mother worshipping the babe asleep,
Or two young lovers dreaming 'neath the May.
"The New Dispensation" by Edith Nesbit
Outside it blows wetter and wetter,
The tossing trees never stay still; I shift my elbows to catch better
The full round sweep of heathered hill. The tortured copse bends to and fro
In silenece like a shadow-show.
"The Boy In Church" by Robert Graves
The full throated woman has chosen a winning, living song
And surely the heart that is in me must belong
To the old Sunday evenings, when darkness wandered outside
And hymns gleamed on our warm lips, as we watched mother's fingers glide
"The Piano (Notebook Version)" by D H Lawrence
Yet, farther on, another abode
Its pillared portico proudly showed.
From its windows high flowed streams of light,
Mingling with outside shadows of night;
And the strains of music rapid, gay—
Told well how within sped the hours away.
"Rich And Poor" by Rosanna Eleanor Leprohon
And 'tis there our splendid churches is in all their pride and
glory,
Saint Peter's famous Basilisk and Saint Mary's Maggiory;
And them benighted Prodestants, on Sunday they must go
Outside the town to the preaching-shop by the gate of Popolo.
"A Woeful New Ballad Of The Protestant Conspiracy To Take The Pope’s Life" by William Makepeace Thackeray
All day, sweet land, I fight for thee outside the goodly wall,
And 'twixt my breathless wounds I have no sight of thee at all!
And sometimes I forget thy looks and what thy ways may be!
I have denied thou wert at all—yet still I fight for thee.
"Dream" by Anna Hempstead Branch

In news:

Voters on Tuesday line up on Boylston Street outside the Boston Public Library.
Most Armenians live outside the "homeland," but the country is trying to draw back some of the best and brightest to help fix the troubled nation.
You can see the new sculptures outside the Urbandale High School.
What now beats within and outside his body is a fully artificial heart .
Music, Mana and the Outside World.
A caller told Shreveport police dispatchers that he heard a noise coming from outside his room at Motel 6 in the 7200 block of Greenwood Road.
Sean Casey talks about his self-designed custom built Tornado Interceptor Vehicle parked outside the MOST in Syracuse.
Is it possible to have a life outside of work.
Caterpillar Inc diesel power generators sit outside at the Enercon Engineering Inc facility in East Peoria, Illinois.
He grew up in Ralston, Nebraska, a small town just outside Omaha.
On this Easter Sunday, we're going to take you to a place outside our world.
Calling it a tribute to a "real American hero," two Yuba City residents on Wednesday donated $50,000 each to the Wisconsin police officer who was shot 15 times during the Aug 5 rampage at a Sikh temple outside Milwaukee.
This is a $250,000 ball field built by the Cardinals and it's the only one like it outside of the St Louis area.
Jose Melendez tries to bounce the ball outside on one of his 19 carries.
A 19-year-old man found unresponsive outside a cabin in Rural Balsam Township has died.
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In science:

Correct refinement within a subvolume cannot be done independently of the lower resolution fields outside that subvolume.
Multiscale Gaussian Random Fields for Cosmological Simulations
Accordingly, a particular realization of the random variable ¯YN will lie outside the interval (−ǫ, +ǫ) with a probability less than or equal to σ2/(N ǫ2 ).
Monte Carlo: Basics
In this approach, it may so happen that the trial value lies outside the range of x.
Monte Carlo: Basics
Outside of the essential spectrum only a countable number of isolated eigenvalues of the operator P may occur.
Perron-Frobenius spectrum for random maps and its approximation
Outside this region of ρ and τ , the right-hand side of Eq. (11) is negative.
Final-state interaction and s-quark helicity conservation in B -> J/psi K*
We will analyze what happens outside this range of temperatures in the following section.
Duality Cascade and Oblique Phases in Non-Commutative Open String Theory
Our remaining task now is to describe what happens outside the black circle in figure 1.
Duality Cascade and Oblique Phases in Non-Commutative Open String Theory
The function χΩ (y) may equal 1 on Ω and 0 outside, or could be a more general function modeling amplification of the time-reversed signal by various receivers.
Time Reversal for Classical Waves in Random Media
So the nature of the curves Ci will In particular for c′ less than this value C2 is outside C1 .
On Convergence of Moments for Random Young Tableaux and a Random Growth Model
This estimate is above (but outside error bars) the estimate obtained for the 4-state Potts model in the random-bond case (0.1385(3)) in the regime of the random fixed point.
Quenched bond dilution in two-dimensional Potts models
Hartle there is no classical neutrinos outside black holes but only outside relativistic stable stars.
Neutrino asymmetry in general relativistic rotating radiative stars
We first show that the contribution of the contour outside D(tr , δ ′ ) is negligible, because the exponential term behaves as kN H2/σ (t) outside this disk.
The largest eigenvalue of small rank perturbations of Hermitian random matrices
B represents the total wiring conditions outside the N th triangle due to the initial wiring condition Γ and the outside configurations, TN −1 .
Random Cluster Models on the Triangular Lattice
To have access to the full outside all the way up to an asymptotic observer we would need to specify the matter content outside.
Quantum Riemannian Geometry and Black Holes
Prescribing the outside matter content would remove this transfer and stop us from seeing possible quantum effects outside.
Quantum Riemannian Geometry and Black Holes
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