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outgoingadjective

uk   /ˌaʊtˈɡəʊ.ɪŋ/ us   /ˈaʊt.ɡoʊ.ɪŋ/
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outgoingadjective

us   /ˈɑʊtˌɡoʊ·ɪŋ/
  • outgoing adjective (FRIENDLY)

friendly and willing to meet new people: Sherry is a very outgoing person.
  • outgoing adjective (LEAVING)

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outgoingadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌaʊtˈɡəʊɪŋ/ us   /ˈaʊtɡəʊɪŋ/
about to leave an important job, such as managing a company or governing a country: Shareholders criticized the company for an exorbitant compensation package that paid the outgoing CEO more than $71 million last year. an outgoing president/chairman/director
COMMUNICATIONS an outgoing phone call or email is made or sent by one person to another, rather than being received: Outgoing calls are charged at a rate of 49 cents, or 38p, a minute.
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