Translation of "out" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adverb, preposition (MADE PUBLIC) 被公开 uk us /aʊt/ informal

(of information) no longer kept secret

You can't hide your gambling any longer - the secret's out. 你无法再隐瞒自己赌博的事了——这个秘密已经泄露出去。

(of a gay person) not keeping their sexual preferences a secret

She's been out for three years. 她公开称自己是同性恋已经有3年了。
Don't let his sister know he's gay, because he hasn't come out to his family yet. 不要让他姐姐知道他是个同性恋,因为他还没有跟家人说起这事儿。

(Translation of “out adverb, preposition (MADE PUBLIC)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)