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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. outline: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. outline: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. outline: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. outline: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. outline: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. outline, outline: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Outline, outline: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. outline: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. outline: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. outline: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. outline: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. outline: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Outline, outline: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. outline: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. outline: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. outline: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Outline (hierarchical), Outline (list), Outline (note-taking software), Outline (novel), Outline (software), Outline (summary), Outline, The Outline (band), The Outline (website), The Outline: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Outline: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. outline: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. outline: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. outline: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. outline: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. outline: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. outline: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. outline: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. outline: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. outline: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. The Outline: UVic Writer's Guide [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. outline: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. outline: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. outline: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. outline: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. outline: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]
  2. Outline: LITHICS-NET's Glossary of Lithics Terminology [home, info]
  3. outline: Anthropology dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. outline: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Outline: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. Outline: Embroidery Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (outline)

noun:  a schematic or preliminary plan
noun:  a sketchy summary of the main points of an argument or theory
noun:  the line that appears to bound an object
verb:  describe roughly or briefly or give the main points or summary of ("Sketch the outline of the book")
verb:  draw up an outline or sketch for something
verb:  trace the shape of

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Phrases that include outline:   bra outline, character outline, course outline, historical outline of ohio, national outline plan, more...

Words similar to outline:   draft, abstract, adumbrate, compose, delineate, describe, draw, frame, limn, line, outlined, outlining, precis, rough, schema, sketch, synopsis, trace, chalk out, draw up, more...

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