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far-out

[fahr-out] /ˈfɑrˈaʊt/
adjective, Slang.
1.
unconventional; offbeat; avant-garde.
2.
radical; extreme.
3.
recondite or esoteric.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55
Related forms
far-outness, noun
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  • If you get a far-out degree, the perception is that you don't fit in, even if you really do.
British Dictionary definitions for far-out

far-out

adjective (far out when postpositive)
1.
bizarre or avant-garde
2.
excellent; wonderful
interjection
3.
an expression of amazement or delight
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