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far-out (adj.)

also far out, 1887, "remote, distant;" from adverbial phrase, from far (adv.) + out (adv.). Slang sense of "excellent, wonderful," is from 1954, originally in jazz talk.

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Definitions of far-out from WordNet

far-out (adj.)
(informal) strikingly unconventional;
Synonyms: kinky / offbeat / quirky / way-out
From wordnet.princeton.edu