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Outside a place, object or building

outside

adjective, adverb, noun, preposition

not inside a building

beyond

adverb, preposition

outside a particular area

outdoors

adverb

not in a building

exterior

adjective

on or relating to the outside part of something

out

adverb, preposition

not inside a building

external

adjective

on or from the outside of something such as a building or someone’s body

outer

adjective

on or around the outside of something

outdoor

adjective

done outside

the open air

noun

any place that is outside

out of doors

outside

facekini

a face mask worn on the beach in order to protect the face from the sun

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grungy

dirty and sometimes untidy or smelling bad

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lookbook

a set of photographs which show what different clothes styles look like and is used to advertise those clothes

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