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English definition of “come out”

come out

(PHOTO) phrasal verb with come     /kʌm/ verb (came, come)
If a photo or part of a photo comes out, the picture can be seen clearly : The photos didn't come out because the room was so dark . He's in the picture , but his face hasn't come out very clearly .Photography
(Definition of come out (PHOTO) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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