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sleep-out

[sleep-out] /ˈslipˌaʊt/
adjective
1.
noun
2.
a person who lives elsewhere than at the place of employment.
3.
an act or instance of sleeping outdoors.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; adj., noun use of verb phrase sleep out
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British Dictionary definitions for sleep-out

sleep out

verb (intransitive, adverb)
1.
(esp of a tramp) to sleep in the open air
2.
to sleep away from the place of work
noun
3.
(Austral & NZ) an area of a veranda that has been glassed in or partitioned off so that it may be used as a bedroom
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