dehors

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French dehors (outside).

Noun[edit]

dehors

  1. All sorts of outworks in general, at a distance from the main works; any advanced works for protection or cover.

Preposition[edit]

dehors

  1. (law) Out of; without; foreign to; out of the agreement, record, will, or other instrument.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for dehors in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French dehors, defors, from Old French defors, from Late Latin deforis, from Latin forīs (outdoors), from foris (door).

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Adverb[edit]

dehors

  1. outside
    Le spectacle se déroule dehors, et c’est gratuit.
    The show will take place outside, and it's free.

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Noun[edit]

dehors m (uncountable)

  1. outside

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Preposition[edit]

dehors

  1. outside; outside of

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Middle French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French defors.

Adverb[edit]

dehors

  1. outside

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