Out
Out Out (out), n. 1. One who, or that which, is out; especially, one who is out of office; -- generally in the plural. [1913 Webster]

2. A place or space outside of something; a nook or corner; an angle projecting outward; an open space; -- chiefly used in the phrase ins and outs; as, the ins and outs of a question. See under {In}. [1913 Webster]

3. (Print.) A word or words omitted by the compositor in setting up copy; an omission. [1913 Webster]

{To make an out} (Print.), (a) to omit something, in setting or correcting type, which was in the copy. (b) (Baseball) to be put out in one's turn at bat, such as to {strike out}, to {ground out}, or to {fly out}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Out — (out), adv. [OE. out, ut, oute, ute, AS. [=u]t, and [=u]te, [=u]tan, fr. [=u]t; akin to D. uit, OS. [=u]t, G. aus, OHG. [=u]z, Icel. [=u]t, Sw. ut, Dan. ud, Goth. ut, Skr. ud. [root]198. Cf. {About}, {But}, prep., {Carouse}, {Utter}, a.] In its… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Out — may refer to: Media Out (film), a short 1957 film produced by the United Nations about the Hungarian Revolution of 1956 Out (1982 film), 1982 American movie (also known as Deadly Drifter directed by Eli Hollander, starring Peter Coyote Out… …   Wikipedia

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  • Out — Out, interj. Expressing impatience, anger, a desire to be rid of; with the force of command; go out; begone; away; off. [1913 Webster] Out, idle words, servants to shallow fools! Shak. [1913 Webster] {Out upon!} or {Out on!} equivalent to shame… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Out — ist die Bezeichnung folgender Begriffe: Coming Out, primär den individuellen Prozess sich seiner eigenen gleichgeschlechtlichen Empfindungen bewusst zu werden Out (Baseball), Fachbegriff im Baseball Out (Cricket), das Ausscheiden eines Batsman… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Out — Out, v. t. 1. To cause to be out; to eject; to expel. [1913 Webster] A king outed from his country. Selden. [1913 Webster] The French have been outed of their holds. Heylin. [1913 Webster] 2. To come out with; to make known. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Out — Out, v. i. To come or go out; to get out or away; to become public. Truth will out. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • out — /owt/, adv. 1. away from, or not in, the normal or usual place, position, state, etc.: out of alphabetical order; to go out to dinner. 2. away from one s home, country, work, etc., as specified: to go out of town. 3. in or into the outdoors: to… …   Universalium

  • out — I. adverb Etymology: Middle English, from Old English ūt; akin to Old High German ūz out, Greek hysteros later, Sanskrit ud up, out Date: before 12th century 1. a. (1) in a direction away from the inside or center < went out into the garden > (2) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • out — 1. adverb /aʊt,ʌʊt/ a) Away from home or ones usual place, or not indoors. Lets eat out tonight b) Away from; at a distance. Leave a message with my secretary if Im out when you call. Syn …   Wiktionary

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