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Overview of noun out

The noun out has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. out

((baseball) a failure by a batter or runner to reach a base safely in baseball; "you only get 3 outs per inning")

Overview of verb out

The verb out has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. come out of the closet, out, come out

(to state openly and publicly one's homosexuality; "This actor outed last year")

2. out

(reveal (something) about somebody's identity or lifestyle; "The gay actor was outed last week"; "Someone outed a CIA agent")

3. out, come out

(be made known; be disclosed or revealed; "The truth will out")

Overview of adj out

The adj out has 10 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (3) out

(not allowed to continue to bat or run; "he was tagged out at second on a close play"; "he fanned out")

2. (2) extinct, out

(being out or having grown cold; "threw his extinct cigarette into the stream"; "the fire is out")

3. (1) out

(not worth considering as a possibility; "a picnic is out because of the weather")

4. out

(out of power; especially having been unsuccessful in an election; "now the Democrats are out")

5. forbidden, out, prohibited, proscribed, taboo, tabu, verboten

(excluded from use or mention; "forbidden fruit"; "in our house dancing and playing cards were out"; "a taboo subject")

6. out

(directed outward or serving to direct something outward; "the out doorway"; "the out basket")

7. out

(no longer fashionable; "that style is out these days")

8. out

(outside or external; "the out surface of a ship's hull")

9. out

(outer or outlying; "the out islands")

10. knocked out, kayoed, KO'd, out, stunned

(knocked unconscious by a heavy blow)

Overview of adv out

The adv out has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (5) out

(away from home; "they went out last night")

2. out

(moving or appearing to move away from a place, especially one that is enclosed or hidden; "the cat came out from under the bed";)

3. away, out

(from one's possession; "he gave out money to the poor"; "gave away the tickets") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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