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Definition 1: become extinguished - [verb of change]

Samples where go out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The lights suddenly went out and we were in the dark

(go out is a kind of ...) have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical

"the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed" "Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other" "My property ends by the bushes" "The symphony ends in a pianissimo"

Definition 2: move out of or depart from - [verb of motion]

Samples where go out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • leave the room
  • the fugitive has left the country

Synonyms for go out in the sense of this definition

(go out is a kind of ...) move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion

"He moved his hand slightly to the right"

(... is a kind of go out ) move out of a dock

"We undocked at noon"

(... is a kind of go out ) leave an aircraft rapidly, using an ejection seat or capsule

(... is a kind of go out ) go outside a room or building for a short period of time

(... is a kind of go out ) leave a vehicle, aircraft, etc.

(... is a kind of go out ) exit a computer

"Please log off before you go home"

(... is a kind of go out ) leave (a barracks) in order to take a place in a military formation, or leave a military formation

"the soldiers fell out"

(... is a kind of go out ) get out of quickly

"The officer hopped out when he spotted an illegally parked car"

(... is a kind of go out ) march out, in a file

(... is a kind of go out ) exit briefly

"He popped out for a quick coffee break"

(... is a kind of go out ) move away from a place into another direction

"Go away before I start to cry" "The train departs at noon"

(go out has a similar meaning as ...) go away from a place

"At what time does your train leave?" "She didn't leave until midnight" "The ship leaves at midnight"

Definition 3: take the field - [verb of motion]

Samples where go out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The soldiers went out on missions

(go out is a kind of ...) go away from a place

"At what time does your train leave?" "She didn't leave until midnight" "The ship leaves at midnight"

Definition 4: leave the house to go somewhere - [verb of motion]

Samples where go out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We never went out when our children were small

(go out is a kind of ...) go away from a place

"At what time does your train leave?" "She didn't leave until midnight" "The ship leaves at midnight"

(... is a kind of go out ) go on a date with

"Tonight she is dating a former high school sweetheart"

Samples where go out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Did you know that she is seeing an older man?
  • He is dating his former wife again!

Synonyms for go out in the sense of this definition

(go out is a kind of ...) keep company with; hang out with

"He associates with strange people" "She affiliates with her colleagues"

(go out has a similar meaning as ...) go on a date with

"Tonight she is dating a former high school sweetheart"

Definition 6: go out of fashion; become unfashionable - [verb of stative]

(go out is a kind of ...) undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature

"She changed completely as she grew older" "The weather changed last night"

(go out belongs to category ...) the latest and most admired style in clothes and cosmetics and behavior

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