OUTDOORS in a Sentence

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For OUTDOORS, below is one of 30 sentences:
Opponents say the ban will prompt smokers to eat in nearby Los Angeles, which still allows people to light up if they're outdoors.

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 Meanings and Examples of OUTDOORS
Definition Example Sentence Classic Sentence
outdoors
 ad.  out of house; out of doors
Classic Sentence: (16 in 2 pages)
1  No, I didn't forget; but it's as dark as Egypt outdoors.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton
Context  Highlight   In V
2  But what I really love most is the outdoors.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER IV
3  About the picture post-card which Mrs. Dawson had sent to Mrs. Cass from Pasadena, showing roses growing right outdoors in February, the change in time on No.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XXI
4  He preached his gospel: love of outdoors, Playing the Game, loyalty to friends.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XXIII
5  It was dark up above; they could not afford any light; also it was nearly as cold as outdoors.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 20
6  This created, outdoors, alternate shadow and gleams of light, eclipses, then bright openings of the clouds; and indoors a sort of twilight.
Les Misérables 1 By Victor Hugo
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER X—THE MAN AROUSED
7  There is a throng of institutions in the old social order, which one comes across in this fashion as one walks about outdoors, and which have no other reasons for existence than the above.
Les Misérables 1 By Victor Hugo
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 4: CHAPTER I—ONE MOTHER MEETS ANOTHER MOTHER
8  By dint of going outdoors to think, the day comes when one goes out to throw one's self in the water.
Les Misérables 4 By Victor Hugo
Context  Highlight   In BOOK 2: CHAPTER I—THE LARK'S MEADOW
9  She sat down, glanced searchingly at Miss Baker and then at me and continued: "I looked outdoors for a minute and it's very romantic outdoors."
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 1
10  We shook hands with him gravely and went back outdoors.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald
Context  Highlight   In Chapter 3
11  Across the road, where fat Reuben lived, they all went outdoors while the teacher retired, because they did not boast the luxury of a kitchen.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois
Context  Highlight   In IV
12  She is in outdoor dress and carries a number of parcels; these she lays on the table to the right.
A Doll's House By Henrik Ibsen
Context  Highlight   In ACT I
13  Instead of sitting down, I snatched my outdoor things, and hastened below, for the way was free.
Wuthering Heights By Emily Bronte
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER XXVIII
14  Her liveliest activity now was organizing outdoor sports in the motor-paralyzed town.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Context  Highlight   In CHAPTER VII
15  Two men in outdoor dress had taken possession of the fireplace and were chatting familiarly with Miss Healy and the baritone.
Dubliners By James Joyce
Context  Highlight   In A MOTHER
Example Sentence:
1  It was warm enough to be outdoors all afternoon.
2  It's warm enough to eat outdoors tonight.
3  A dance floor is a level area specially prepared for dancing either outdoors or indoors.
4  Sow the seeds outdoors in spring.
5  The seeds may be sown outdoors in the spring.
6  Opponents say the ban will prompt smokers to eat in nearby Los Angeles, which still allows people to light up if they're outdoors.
7  Children of all ages should be outdoors several hours a day.
8  He will attend an outdoor concert in his honour in the centre of Paris.
9  He's not really an outdoor type.
10  We will take a chance to have the party outdoor.
11  If you enjoy outdoor activities, this is the trip for you.
12  The courses will give the beginner personal tuition in all types of outdoor photography.
13  The outdoor wedding reception had to be moved indoors to avoid the intermittent showers that fell on and off all afternoon.
14  Even when that weather was broken, and continuous rain set in for some days, no damp seemed cast over enjoyment: indoor amusements only became more lively and varied, in consequence of the stop put to outdoor gaiety.