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English definition of “come out”

come out

(BECOME KNOWN) phrasal verb with come    /kʌm/ verb (past tense came  /keɪm/, past participle come)
to become known or be made public : When the facts came out, there was public outrage . A person who comes out tells something personal that has been kept secret . When a book , magazine , or newspaper comes out, it begins to be sold to the public : Her latest book is coming out in July .
(Definition of come out (BECOME KNOWN) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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