out of town
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See also: out-of-town
- out-of-town (especially in attributive use)
- (of a person) Away from home; out of one's town of residence.
- They are out of town this week.
- (of a person) From a different place.
- They look like they are from out of town.
- It's the kind of Manhattan place you take your relatives when they come from out of town.
- The phrase out of town may be used whether or not the place in question would normally be considered a town, as in the reference to Manhattan in the usage example.