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out

 
pronunciation:
aUt
parts of speech:
adverb, adjective, preposition, interjection, noun, intransitive verb
phrases:
out of
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: forth from; beyond; away from.
The pilot jumped out of the burning plane.
antonyms:
in
similar words:
forth, forward
definition 2: beyond an enclosed space; outdoors.
Let's go out and enjoy the beautiful weather.
antonyms:
in
similar words:
abroad
definition 3: in exclusion or omission.
He was left out of the game.
definition 4: to a sufficient degree; to a conclusion.
Try to think out the problem.
definition 5: beyond control or possession.
Give out the cards.
definition 6: to a nonoperating state; off.
Turn the lights out.
antonyms:
on
definition 7: into public notice.
The film finally came out.
definition 8: into a state of depletion.
I ran out of sugar.
similar words:
low
definition 9: from a material.
The chimney is made out of bricks.
definition 10: into a state of loss or exhaustion.
His strength gave out.
definition 11: into disagreement or conflict.
They fell out over a woman.
definition 12: open or blooming, as flowers or trees.
The forsythia is coming out.
definition 13: on strike.
The miners went out.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: beyond certain limits.
That ball was out!
similar words:
out of bounds
definition 2: not present.
He's on vacation and will be out all week.
antonyms:
in
definition 3: not correct.
His guess was out.
definition 4: not having; depleted (usu. fol. by of).
We are out of gas.
definition 5: senseless or unconscious.
She was out like a light after the injection.
similar words:
unconscious
definition 6: not having any longer.
He is out of a job.
definition 7: in baseball, removed from immediate play.
He was out at home plate.
phrase: out of
 
part of speech: preposition
definition 1: through, as from the inside to the outside.
We went out the front gate.
definition 2: along, as a road or way.
Go out Center Street till you get to the highway.
 
part of speech: interjection
definition: go away!
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a means of evading or escaping.
His confession gave her an out.
definition 2: one who lacks status or position.
definition 3: in baseball, any play that removes a player from the possibility of scoring.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: outed, outing, outs
definition: to be revealed.
Someday his crimes will out.