View definitions for out-line


noun as in itinerary

noun as in layout

noun as in outline

noun as in abstract

noun as in perimeter

noun as in précis

noun as in rundown

noun as in scenario

noun as in skeleton

noun as in syllabus

noun as in synopsis

noun as in vista

noun as in rough draft

noun as in abridgment

noun as in figuration

noun as in skyline

Strongest match

Strong match

noun as in chart

noun as in edging

noun as in circumference

noun as in configuration

noun as in conspectus

noun as in depiction

noun as in draft

noun as in analysis

verb as in lay out

verb as in abstract

verb as in plot

Strongest matches

Weak match

verb as in rough out

verb as in trace

verb as in block out

verb as in adumbrate

verb as in chart

verb as in edge


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Example Sentences

To see his perhaps greatest novel opened out line by line makes you want to cheer out loud.

That was the only kinship they could claim—this slim, pale scion of a worn-out line, and the nameless, parentless girl beside her.

This out-line of work is very closely connected with Indian socialism.

It came to the accurate out-line of its form they had traced for it.

He began quite formally, and with a well-laid-out line of questions, but she was not the kind of witness to permit that.

The salmon started up the stream, breasting the rapids at a lively rate, and taking out line as rapidly as the reel could run.

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On this page you'll find 2952 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to out-line, such as: cursory, faulty, inadequate, insufficient, perfunctory, and preliminary.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.