any of the four planets with orbits outside the orbit of Mars, namely, the planets Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune.
any of the planets Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and (formerly) Pluto, whose orbit lies outside the asteroid belt
Any of the five planets Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto, whose orbits lie outside that of Mars. With the exception of Pluto, the outer planets are large gas giants. Compare inner planet. See also superior planet.
[ou-ter-sohl] /ˈaʊ tərˌsoʊl/ noun 1. .
[out-feys] /ˌaʊtˈfeɪs/ verb (used with object), outfaced, outfacing. 1. to cause to submit by or as if by staring down; or stare down. 2. to or confront boldly; defy. /ˌaʊtˈfeɪs/ verb (transitive) 1. to face or stare down 2. to confront boldly or defiantly v. 1520s, from out (adv.) + face (v.). Related: Outfaced; outfacing.
[ou-ter-wair] noun 1. garments, as raincoats or overcoats, over other clothing for warmth or protection outdoors; overclothes. 2. clothing, as dresses, sweaters, or suits, over undergarments. n. 1921, from outer + wear (n.).