Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Outside; outdoors; abroad; at some distance from home: as, I had been outby and had just got home: the opposite of inby.
  • In mining, going out of the mine or in the direction of the shaft: the opposite of inby.
  • Outlying; remote or sequestered.

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