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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sideline, out of boundsadjective

    a line that marks the side boundary of a playing field

    avocation, spare-time activity, out of bounds, hobby, pursuit, sideline, by-line

    unrestricted, fair

  2. out-of-boundsadjective

    outside the foul lines

    out-of-bounds(p), off-limits

    unrestricted, fair

  3. off-limits, out-of-bounds(p)adjective

    barred to a designated group

    "that area is off-limits"

    unrestricted, fair

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How to use out-of-bounds in a sentence?

  1. Adam Mount:

    Over the last few months, the U.S. position has shifted considerably, putting in play a range of incentives that had been considered out of bounds, even by previous administrations.

  2. Hillary Clinton:

    He knew or he should have known that what that man was asking was not only way out of bounds, it was untrue, and he should have, from the beginning, repudiated that kind of rhetoric, that level of hatefulness of a questioner in an audience that he was appearing before.

  3. David Smith:

    There are about a dozen instances of extensive vehicle traffic off roads and in some cases into wilderness. We had destruction of government property with the cutting of chains and locks for people to access campgrounds, we've never seen this level of out-of-bounds camping. Every day-use area was occupied every evening. Joshua trees were actually cut down in order to make new roads.

  4. Nancy Pelosi:

    President Trump's pressure campaign was 'out of bounds,' and every time he insists that it was 'perfect' he is saying that he is above the law.

  5. Hillary Clinton:

    Not only was it out of bounds, it was untrue, he should have from the beginning corrected that kind of rhetoric, that level of hatefulness.

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