Definition of 'outing'

See related content

Synonyms of "outing"
Synonyms of "outing"
French Translation of "outing"
French Translation of "outing"
Pronunciation Playlists
Pronunciation Playlists
Word of the day : lehua
Word of the day : lehua
Spanish Translation of "outing"
Spanish Translation of "outing"
NEW from Collins!
NEW from Collins!
Easy Learning English Grammar
Easy Learning English Grammar

Video: pronunciation of 'outing'

Example sentences containing 'outing'

These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
March off the brandy butter with the compulsory family outing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Their first outing of 12 begins wonderfully. Times, Sunday Times (2016)How does he reflect on his first outings in Test cricket? Times, Sunday Times (2017)His first outing against the pros was not so successful though, missing the cut on five over par. The Sun (2016)This was the French striker's first outing in a month and he scored twice in five minutes within seconds of coming on. The Sun (2016)And his famous wallet might get another rare outing. The Sun (2014)But he has now found the back of the net in his last two league outings. The Sun (2010)This may include having to cut back on hobbies and family outings. Times, Sunday Times (2009)What could have been a saccharine outing is hugely enjoyable. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Both crews experienced rough conditions in their afternoon outings. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It will be interesting to see how she copes with her first outing from red. The Sun (2007)So the era of the family outing is over. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Her teeth are firmly hidden once more after giving them a rare outing in recent social media snaps. The Sun (2013)But there was a lot more of the good stuff than he had produced in his last three disastrous outings. The Sun (2015)It was like a school outing. Hebblethwaite, Peter Paul VI - The First Modern Pope (1993)You'll end up chucking them away after one outing. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Loves it here, with four wins and four seconds in eight outings. The Sun (2011)Villa have lost only one away outing since September. The Sun (2006)It's his second outing and the series is shaping up very well indeed. The Sun (2011)The reality is that they have only one away win in their past 16 outings in all competitions. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Don't look for him to take the initiative but organise regular enjoyable outings for all three of you. The Sun (2014)The afternoon outing in the sunshine went some way to restoring my morale and supplied me with renewed energy to face the days that followed. Edward Beauclerk Maurice THE LAST OF THE GENTLEMEN ADVENTURERS: Coming of Age in the Arctic (2004)This was the fourth defeat in five outings for the home side, who made five changes in an attempt to improve their form. Times, Sunday Times (2009)

Synonyms of 'outing'

Trends of 'outing'

Used Occasionally. outing is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

View usage over:

Translations for 'outing'

British English: outing /ˈaʊtɪŋ/ NOUN
An outing is a short enjoyable trip, usually with a group of people, away from your home, school, or place of work.
...a family outing to the beach.
  • American English: outing
  • Arabic: نُزْهَةٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: passeio
  • Chinese: 外出
  • Croatian: izlazak
  • Czech: výlet
  • Danish: udflugt
  • Dutch: uitje
  • European Spanish: salida excursión
  • Finnish: retki
  • French: sortie soirée
  • German: Ausflug
  • Greek: εκδρομή
  • Italian: escursione
  • Japanese: 遠足
  • Korean: 소풍
  • Norwegian: utflukt
  • Polish: krótka wycieczka
  • European Portuguese: passeio
  • Romanian: excursie
  • Russian: прогулка
  • Spanish: salida
  • Swedish: utflykt
  • Thai: การเดินทางท่องเที่ยวระยะสั้น
  • Turkish: dışarı çıkmak
  • Ukrainian: пікнік
  • Vietnamese: cuộc đi chơi


Definition of outing from the Collins English Dictionary
New collocations added to dictionary
Collocations are words that are often used together and are brilliant at providing natural sounding language for your speech and writing.
Read more
The moon is at the forefront of our minds as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s ‘small step’ on 20th July, 1969. This month, we’ve been exploring lunar terminology, as well as looking at how the moon has woven itself into the fabric of our everyday language.
Read more
Study guides for every stage of your learning journey
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.
Read more
Collins English Dictionary Apps
Download our English Dictionary apps - available for both iOS and Android.
Read more
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Read more
Word lists
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
Read more
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.
Read more
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish
Read more
New collocations added to dictionary
Collocations are words that are often used together and are brilliant at providing natural sounding language for your speech and writing.
Read more
Create an account and sign in to access this FREE content
Register now or login in to access