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  • adj. Favouring, or pertaining to, indoor life.


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indoors +‎ -y


  • For a real "indoorsy" look, use traditional table lamps. Chronicle

  • On this trip we traded our usual "indoorsy" lifestyle for biking, hiking, paddle boating and a ziplining tour -- the latter was at the urging of our six-year-old daughter, Simran, who was eager for a higher, longer, faster ziplining rush after falling in love with the beginner's ziplining experience she tried in the Adventure Zone at the base of Blackcomb Top Stories

  • It is remarkable how even a movie as intensely talky and indoorsy as this one improves when seen as it is meant to be seen -- not on a twenty-inch screen with DVD skips courtesy of Netflix.

    Alex Henry: My Dinner with Andre, Revisited

  • I fantasized about having adventures of my own, but I was quite content to live out the fantasies in my mind, being an indoorsy, introspective kind of child.

    Rowing the ATLANTIC

  • So far he has done his best work on quiet, indoorsy movies, crafting tiny gems in the kitchen ( "Eat Drink Man Woman"), the drawing room ( "Sense and Sensibility") and the bedroom ( "The Ice Storm").

    It's The Year Of The Dragon

  • The WaPo frets about how kids are too indoorsy these days:

    Archive 2007-06-01

  • I am the most indoorsy girl of all time, but I remember with great fondness all the neighborhood tearing-around we did, and the biking, and the frog-catching, and the making poisonous "tea" from leaves in the backyard.

    Philocrites: Xboxed in: Does your child have 'nature-deficit disorder'?

  • There's something as indoorsy as eBay about the modern military.

    The Backside of War

  • Anyway, it was another one of those indoorsy days for me.


  • I mean, I try not to label myself anything really, but you know, I'm definitely an indoorsy person, and I definitely kind of just try to, you know, stay away from life in the public eye at least.

    CNN Transcript May 1, 2005


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