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Adverb
Opposite of on, in, or to the inside
“The sooner you finish your homework, the sooner you can go outside and play.”
Adverb
Opposite of within (a person's body or mind), typically with reference to sensations of self-awareness
Outwardly, he was a man of much gaiety and laughter, however, inwardly he had a fascination with the morbid and the macabre.”
Adverb
Opposite of within one's private thoughts or feelings
“Now we speak openly about things that our parents would blush to see in print.”
Preposition
Opposite of within the interior of something
“Please put the cat outside the house!”
Preposition
Opposite of within a period of time
“It took me just past three minutes to get there.”
Preposition
Opposite of in or inside
“She waited outside the house for him.”
Adjective
Opposite of situated on or in the inside
“The outer walls surround the Lower Town, where most people lived and ran their day-to-day lives.”
Adjective
Opposite of known or done by someone within a group or organization
“It was public knowledge that she would be testifying at trial.”
Adjective
Opposite of not for publication
Adjective
Opposite of apprehended and placed in confinement by authorities
Adjective
Opposite of denoting the side of a piece of cloth that faces inwards
“You had it on the right way the first time.”
Adjective
Opposite of in a cage
Adjective
Opposite of showing clever resourcefulness in practical matters, sometimes with guile
“He beat me down on the price. He got a bargain from a naive schoolboy and I still resent him now for that.”
Adjective
Opposite of not known or seen or not meant to be known or seen by others
“A public event was held in celebration of the opening of the new botanic garden.”
Adjective
Opposite of present at one's home or office
“Nick is absent today due to illness, but he should be back tomorrow.”
Noun
Opposite of the inner side or surface of something
“The exterior is coated with chocolate, and the result is a beautiful tree-trunk effect.”
Noun
Opposite of a person's emotional, visceral self
“Well, it seems like everything on my inside wants to be on my outside, but I'm no doctor!”
Noun
Opposite of information that is available only to a select few
“This being a small town, the community is awash with rumor, secrets, and hearsay often tinged with a touch of mysticism.”
Noun
Opposite of information about a subject, typically only known to a select few
Noun
Opposite of a building in which people are legally held as a punishment for a crime they have committed or while awaiting trial
Noun
Opposite of a person's emotional, visceral self
“Her advice was freely given and was always based on common sense and sound reasoning.”
Noun
Opposite of one's deepest thoughts and emotions
“Although he has a quiet and humble demeanor, the captain has a fierce competitive streak and leads by example.”
Noun
Opposite of the vital part or essence of something
“Welfare is no longer an auxiliary to the ongoing economic life of the people but has become almost their total economic existence.”
Noun
Opposite of a person's emotional, visceral self
“My heart says to buy the house, but my brain is telling me otherwise.”
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