from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Informal Associated with the outdoors: outdoorsy hobbies such as fishing.
  • adj. Informal Showing a liking for the outdoors: "backpackers, mountain climbers, cross-country skiers, and other no-nonsense outdoorsy types” ( New Yorker).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Associated with the outdoors, or suitable to outdoor life.
  • adj. Fond of the outdoors.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. characteristic of or suitable to outdoor life


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