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way out

noun
1.
the means by which a predicament, dilemma, etc., may be solved.
2.
Chiefly British. an exit or exit door, as in a theater.

way-out

[wey-out] /ˈweɪˈaʊt/
adjective, Informal.
1.
advanced in style or technique:
way-out jazz.
2.
exotic or esoteric in character:
way-out theories on nutrition.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55; adj. use of way out far off; see way2, out
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British Dictionary definitions for way-out

way-out

adjective (informal)
1.
extremely unconventional or experimental; avant-garde
2.
excellent or amazing
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Slang definitions & phrases for way-out

way it plays, the

adverb phrase

According to the usual pattern: The way it plays in there, you can't plead the Fifth

noun phrase

The usual pattern; what is to be expected: Well, I guess that's the way it plays when you get old


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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