- advanced in style or technique: way-out jazz.
- exotic or esoteric in character: way-out theories on nutrition.
Origin of way-out
- the means by which a predicament, dilemma, etc., may be solved.
- Chiefly British. an exit or exit door, as in a theater.
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Examples from the Web for way-out
“No other artist would give me the opportunity to devise such original and way-out creations,” Armani explains.Armani Goes Gaga: Giorgio Armani Intoxicated by Lady Gaga
February 6, 2011
- extremely unconventional or experimental; avant-garde
- excellent or amazing
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