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outdoorsy

[out-dawr-zee, -dohr-] /ˌaʊtˈdɔr zi, -ˈdoʊr-/
adjective
1.
characteristic of or suitable to the outdoors:
a rugged, outdoorsy life; heavy, outdoorsy clothes.
2.
unusually fond of outdoor life:
an outdoorsy type who always swam before breakfast.
Origin of outdoorsy
1950-1955
First recorded in 1950-55; outdoors + -y1
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outdoorsy

/ˌaʊtˈdɔːzɪ/
adjective
1.
(informal) characteristic of, or taking part in activities relating to, the outdoors
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