Outgoes
Outgo Out"go`, n.; pl. {Outgoes}. That which goes out, or is paid out; outlay; expenditure; -- the opposite of {income}; as, when one's outgo exceeds one's income, distress follows quickly. --Lowell. [1913 Webster +PJC]

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  • outgoes — out go· || ‚aÊŠtgəʊ v. outdo something, do something to a greater degree; outdo someone n. outward flow, process of going out; that which goes out (especially money for expenditures) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Outgo — Out go , n.; pl. {Outgoes}. That which goes out, or is paid out; outlay; expenditure; the opposite of {income}; as, when one s outgo exceeds one s income, distress follows quickly. Lowell. [1913 Webster +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • outgo — I. transitive verb Date: 1530 to go beyond ; outdo II. noun (plural outgoes) Date: circa 1640 1. something that goes out; specifically expenditure 2. a …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • outgo — /owt goh /, n., pl. outgoes, v., outwent, outgone, outgoing. n. 1. the act or process of going out: Her illness occasioned a tremendous outgo of affectionate concern. 2. money paid out; expenditure: a record of income and outgo. 3. something that …   Universalium

  • revenue — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. income, receipts; earnings, profits, net, yield, dividends; taxes, tariff, customs, duties. See receiving. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Income] Syn. return, earnings, result, yield, wealth, receipts,… …   English dictionary for students

  • outgo — archaic verb (outgoes, outgoing; past outwent; past participle outgone) go faster than. noun expenditure …   English new terms dictionary

  • outgo — [out΄gō′; ] for n. [ out′gō΄] vt. outwent, outgone, outgoing to surpass, as in achievement; go beyond; outdo n. pl. outgoes 1. the act of going out 2. that which goes or is paid out; outflow or expenditure …   English World dictionary

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