out·side /ˌaʊtˈsaɪd, ˈaʊtˌ/
外面,外表,外界(a.)外面的,外表的,外界的(ad.)外面,外表,外界 ; (指在BBS中離開BBS控制,去執行某個不屬於BBS本身的外部程式)
1. The external part of a thing; the part, end, or side which forms the external surface; that which appears, or is manifest; that which is superficial; the exterior.
There may be great need of an outside where there is little or nothing within. --South.
Created beings see nothing but our outside. --Addison.
2. The part or space which lies beyond the external edge of a structure or beyond the boundary of an inclosure.
I threw open the door of my chamber, and found the family standing on the outside. --Spectator.
3. The furthest limit, as to number, quantity, extent, etc.; the utmost; as, it may last a week at the outside.
4. One who, or that which, is without; hence, an outside passenger, as distinguished from one who is inside. See Inside, n. 3. [Colloq. Eng.]
1. Of or pertaining to the outside; external; exterior; superficial.
2. Reaching the extreme or farthest limit, as to extent, quantity, etc.; as, an outside estimate. [Colloq.]
Outside finish Arch., a term for the minor parts, as corner boards, hanging stiles, etc., required to complete the exterior of a wooden building; -- rare in masonry.
Out·side adv. or prep. On or to the outside (of); without; on the exterior; as, to ride outside the coach; he stayed outside.
adj 1: relating to or being on or near the outer side or limit; "an
outside margin" [ant: inside]
2: coming from the outside; "extraneous light in the camera
spoiled the photograph"; "relying upon an extraneous
income"; "disdaining outside pressure groups" [syn: external,
3: originating or belonging beyond some bounds:"the outside
world"; "outside interests"; "an outside job"
4: located, suited for, or taking place in the open air;
"outdoor clothes"; "badminton and other outdoor games"; "a
beautiful outdoor setting for the wedding" [syn: outdoor(a),
out-of-door] [ant: indoor(a)]
5: functioning outside the boundaries or precincts of an
organized unit; "extramural hospital care and treatment";
6: leading to or from the outside; "an outside door" [syn: outside(a)]
7: from or between other countries; "external commerce";
"international trade"; "developing nations need outside
help" [syn: external, international, outside(a)]
8: maximal in amount; "a maximal amount"; "an outside estimate"
9: very unlikely; "an outside chance"; "a remote possibility";
"a remote contingency" [syn: remote]
10: on or toward an outer edge; "an outer lane"; "the outside
11: (of a baseball pitch) on the far side of home plate from the
batter; "the pitch was away (or wide)"; "an outside
pitch" [syn: away]
n 1: the region that is outside of something [syn: exterior]
2: the outer side or surface of something [syn: exterior]
adv 1: outside a building; "in summer we play outside" [syn: outdoors,
out of doors, alfresco] [ant: inside, inside]
2: on the outside; "outside, the box is black" [ant: inside]