Definition of Go out
1. Verb. Move out of or depart from. "The men go out the boat "; "The fugitive has left the country"
Generic synonyms: Move
Specialized synonyms: Depart, Go, Go Away, Pop Out, File Out, Get Off, Hop Out, Fall Out, Get Off, Step Out, Eject, Undock, Log Off, Log Out
Related verbs: Go Away, Go Forth, Leave
Derivative terms: Exit, Exit, Leave
2. Verb. Leave the house to go somewhere. "We never went out when our children were small"
3. Verb. Take the field. "The soldiers went out on missions"
4. Verb. Become extinguished. "The lights suddenly went out and we were in the dark"
5. Verb. Go out of fashion; become unfashionable.
6. Verb. Date regularly; have a steady relationship with. "Sam cannot go out Sue "; "He is dating his former wife again!"
Related verbs: Date
Generic synonyms: Affiliate, Associate, Assort, Consort
Derivative terms: Date, Date
Definition of Go out
1. Verb. (intransitive) To leave, especially a building. ¹
2. Verb. (intransitive idiomatic) To leave one's abode to go to public places. ¹
3. Verb. (intransitive) To be eliminated from a competition. ¹
4. Verb. (intransitive) to be turned off or extinguished ¹
5. Verb. (intransitive) to become extinct, to expire. ¹
6. Verb. (intransitive) (context: card games) To discard or meld all the cards in one's hand ¹
7. Verb. (intransitive) To become out of fashion. ¹
8. Verb. (intransitive) of a couple, to have a romantic relationship (literally, one that involves going out together on dates) ¹
9. Verb. (transitive with with) To have a romantic relationship with someone. ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
Lexicographical Neighbors of Go Out
Literary usage of Go out
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ: Translated Out of by Robert M. Hartley, American Bible Society, Wightman family (1875)
"23 And the lord said unto the servant, go out into the highways and hedges, and compel them to come in, that my house may be filled. ..."