Definition of 'out'
Example sentences containing 'out'
To take money out is incredibly expensive from a tax point of view.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Two years out and the expectation builds.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Raise left arm straight out to side.The Sun (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
You can just see it out the window.The Complete Stories Volume 2 (1995)
That means that some of them will come up to bat and strike out.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The money paid out to the public will increase their bank balances.Collins Dictionary of Economics (1993)
Then the ref banged on the door and out we went.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
We will get a lot out of that game.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Your fondness for a night out is well documented.The Sun (2012)
The ball pitched on off stump and would have taken middle stump out completely.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The team will now carry out a larger trial.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
There is a myth that our plans have come out of the blue.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
There are many different scams to look out for.The Sun (2015) Christianity Today (2000) The Sun (2008)
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