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Re: Out of this world

Posted by Smokey Stover on November 25, 2005

In Reply to: Out of this world posted by Rachel on November 23, 2005

: out of this world. Anybody know where this one comes from or why?

If it's out of this world it's otherworldly. It's usually meant as a sort of superlative: better than anything on THIS world. Does that fit your context? SS