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- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈaʊtskɝt/
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈaʊtskɜːt/
- Hyphenation: out‧skirt
outskirt (plural outskirts)
- a more remote part of a town or city; the periphery, environs; a suburb
- Many people commute into the business district from the outskirts of town.
- As a noun, plural form is much more common.
- In attributive use, the singular form is more common.