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count out

Definition of count out

  1. 1 :  to not include (someone) in an activity <If you are looking for people to help you clean the house today, count me out.>

  2. 2 :  to decide that (someone or something) cannot win or succeed <Don't count out our team just yet. They could still win.>

  3. 3 to count (a certain number of items to be separated from a quantity one is holding) <He counted out ten tickets and handed them to her.>



Word by Word Definitions

countplay
  1. :  to indicate or name by units or groups so as to find the total number of units involved :  number

    :  to name the numbers in order up to and including

    :  to include in a tallying and reckoning

  1. :  the action or process of counting

    :  a total obtained by counting :  tally

    :  reckoning, account

  1. :  a European nobleman whose rank corresponds to that of a British earl

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  one who is out of office or power or on the outside

    :  an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball


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