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outwith

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Pronunciation: /aʊtˈwɪθ
 
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Definition of outwith in English:

preposition

Scottish
Outside; beyond: he has lived outwith Scotland for only five years
More example sentences
  • The panel is likely to favour somebody who has done really exceptional work outwith their duty and beyond PR associations.
  • He must've lived here with other people, but as it's outwith the 1901 census I'm not exactly sure how I can find out.
  • In the 1960s, the guide began covering countries outwith France.

Words that rhyme with outwith

myth, pith, smith

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