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The contradictions and outlandish claims are never challenged, because drug education in China is virtually nonexistent.Chinese Getting Hooked on the Middle East's Favorite Drug|Brendon Hong|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Speaking of which, the Scots are ideal in the matter of outlandish native costume.Up to a Point: A Free Scotland Would Be a Hilarious Disaster|P. J. O’Rourke|September 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The movie was aggressively fun, and, despite its sci-fi setting and outlandish plot, somehow relatable.Guardians of the Galaxy’s Chris Pratt Is the Everydude Superhero|Kevin Fallon|August 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Kevin: Yes, at least a Hustle win in Best Picture would be a change of pace as far as outlandish wins go for the Academy.The Worst Oscar Winners, From ‘Rocky’ and ‘Crash’ to Gwyneth Paltrow|Kevin Fallon, Marlow Stern|February 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Glenn Beck admits his divisive language and outlandish conspiracy theories may have played a role in tearing the country apart.Glenn Beck and Other ‘Too Little, Too Late’ Apologies|Caitlin Dickson|January 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Looking at the land from aboard the frigate, I never should have thought it was such an outlandish sort of a country.Ronald Morton, or the Fire Ships|W.H.G. Kingston
Thou wouldst never have guessed the Queen through the veil of her outlandish garment.Zenobia|William Ware
It cut a strange, outlandish figure among the crowd of casual reminiscences it externally resembled.In the Name of the Bodleian and Other Essays|Augustine Birrell
Many conceal and disfigure the truth by putting it in an antiquated and outlandish dress.
I never should have believed that in so few months the tone of a Boston paper would seem so outlandish to me.Notes of a Son and Brother|Henry James
Old English utlendisc "of a foreign country, not native," from utland "foreign land," literally "outland" (see out + land (n.)) + -ish. Sense of "unfamiliar, strange, odd, bizarre" (such as the customs of foreigners may seem to natives) is attested from 1590s.