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noun [countable] outlet pronunciation in American English /ˈaʊtˌlet/
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  1. 1
    a store or place where a particular product is sold
    Most of their sales are through traditional retail outlets.
  2. 2
    a way of expressing strong feelings that you would normally not express
    Many young people find music their best outlet for creative expression.
    1. a.
      a way of making good use of extra physical energy that you have
      What he needed was an outlet for all his excess energy.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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