Meaning of “give out” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “give out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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give out

phrasal verb with give us /ɡɪv/ verb present participle giving, past tense gave, past participle given


to last no longer, or to work no longer:

Food supplies will give out by the end of the week.

(Definition of “give out” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)