Synonyms for out-lying
- off beaten track
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OUT-LYING
Mass is said for the out-lying operatives in the Castle-chapel of Lichtenthurm.
You know Williams is out-lying upon the upper branches of the river?
She swung her lantern to show a front rank of old apple-trees reflected in still, out-lying waters beyond the half-drowned hedge.
Out-lying were the holdings of Gubbio and Cagli, the latter perhaps reaching to the recently acquired townships of Fossombrone.
The arrangement was made, and this little, out-lying colony had now been established an entire season.
I was on out-lying picket the night before, (Christmas night,) and a very curious way it was of passing it.
I should like to see —— of the —— on out-lying picket here; he would not find it quite so pleasant as Almack's.
Meantime the mob was making similar assaults on all the out-lying settlements.
Out-lying pheasants, rabbits in the clumps, red grouse on the heather—the old dog missed none of them.
The road from the beleaguered city to the out-lying village was a spectacle to make one moan.