outdoorsy
adjective Date: 1936 1. relating to, characteristic of, or appropriate for the outdoors <
outdoorsy clothing
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2. fond of outdoor activities <
sounded rugged and outdoorsyNew York Times
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • outdoorsy — [out΄dôr′zē] adj. Informal of, characteristic of, or fond of the outdoors …   English World dictionary

  • outdoorsy — /owt dawr zee, dohr /, adj. 1. characteristic of or suitable to the outdoors: a rugged, outdoorsy life; heavy, outdoorsy clothes. 2. unusually fond of outdoor life: an outdoorsy type who always swam before breakfast. [1950 55; OUTDOORS + Y1] * *… …   Universalium

  • outdoorsy — out|door|sy [autˈdo:zi US ˈdo:r ] adj informal an outdoorsy person enjoys outdoor activities …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • outdoorsy — adjective informal enjoying outdoor activities: She s a real outdoorsy type …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • outdoorsy — adjective characteristic of or suitable to outdoor life a rugged outdoorsy life • Similar to: ↑outdoor, ↑out of door, ↑outside • Derivationally related forms: ↑outdoors …   Useful english dictionary

  • outdoorsy — adjective a) Associated with the outdoors, or suitable to outdoor life. b) Fond of the outdoors …   Wiktionary

  • outdoorsy — out|door|sy [ aut dɔrzi ] adjective INFORMAL enjoying outdoor activities like camping and walking …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • outdoorsy — adj. characteristic of the outdoors; suited for the outdoors; fond of outdoor sports (such as camping, hunting, fishing, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • outdoorsy — out·doorsy …   English syllables

  • outdoorsy — UK [ˌaʊtˈdɔː(r)zɪ] / US [aʊtˈdɔrzɪ] adjective informal enjoying outdoor activities like camping and walking …   English dictionary

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