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English definition of “out”


adverb, preposition (AWAY FROM INSIDE)    /aʊt/
B1 used to show movement away from the inside of a place or container : She opened the window and stuck her head out. The bag burst and the apples fell out. I jumped out of bed and ran downstairs . He leaned out the window . He opened the drawer and took out a pair of socks . Get out! Out you go! (= Go out!) My secretary will see you out (= go with you to the door ). Turn the trousers inside out (= put the inside on the outside ).From, out and outside Grammar:Out or out of?We use out and out of to talk about position and direction.
(Definition of out adverbpreposition (AWAY FROM INSIDE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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