Definition of far out in English:

far out


  • 1Unconventional or avant-garde:

    ‘a far-out psychic technique’
    • ‘And isn't good science all about making leaps and trying out some pretty far out theories?’
    • ‘Futurists seem to encourage far out thinking and unlikely ideas.’
    • ‘In recent decades, everyone who has held the position would have seemed a far out possibility just a couple of years before.’
    unconventional, unorthodox, unusual, nonconformist, individual, individualistic, idiosyncratic, quirky, out of the ordinary
    weird, bizarre, outlandish, freakish
    avant-garde, innovative, groundbreaking, radical, bohemian, extreme, esoteric
    way out, offbeat, left-field, oddball, wacky, off the wall
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    1. 1.1informal [often as exclamation] Excellent:
      ‘it's really far out!’
      excellent, wonderful, marvellous, magnificent, superb, splendid, glorious, sublime, lovely, delightful, first-class, first-rate, outstanding
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