Definition of out

Definition of out
  1. out Adverb Away from home or one's usual place, or not indoors.
  2. out Adverb Away from; at a distance.
  3. out Adverb Away from the inside or the centre.
  4. out Adverb Into a state of non-operation; into non-existence.
  5. out Adverb Used to intensify or emphasize.
  6. out Adverb Of a player, disqualified from playing further by some action of a member of the opposing team (such as being stumped in cricket).
  7. out Preposition Away from the inside.
  8. out Preposition Away from the center.
  9. out Noun A means of exit, escape, reprieve, etc.
  10. out Noun A state in which a member of the batting team is removed from play due to the application of various rules of the game such as striking out, hitting a fly ball which is caught by the fielding team before bouncing, etc.
  11. out Noun A dismissal; a state in which a member of the batting team finishes his turn at bat, due to the application of various rules of the game such as hit wicket, wherein the bowler has hit the batter's wicket with the ball.
  12. out Noun A card which can make a hand a winner.
  13. out Verb To reveal (a person) to be secretly homosexual.
  14. out Verb To reveal (a person) as having a certain secret.
  15. out Adjective Of a batter or batsman, having caused an "out" called on himself while batting under various rules of the game.
  16. out Adjective Openly acknowledging one's homosexuality.
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