out ofprepositionuk us
out of preposition (NO LONGER IN)
out of preposition (MADE FROM)
out of preposition (BECAUSE OF)
- We didn't publish the details, out of consideration for the victim's family.
- She decided to call her ex-boyfriend out of curiosity.
- He only went to see her out of duty.
- Just out of interest, how old is your wife?
- She finished with him and, out of revenge, he told her husband about their affair.
out of preposition (FROM AMONG)
- Out of all my friends, she is the most ambitious.
- He's the only child out of the whole class who's not going on the school trip.
- I've heard that, out of all the applicants for the job, he was the only graduate.
- Nine out of ten cats prefer this brand of cat food, apparently.
- I should be able to find one dress out of all this lot that suits me.
out of preposition (ORIGIN)
out of preposition (NOT INVOLVED)