out·ing noun \ˈau̇-tiŋ\
: a brief trip that people take for fun usually as a group
: a time when an athlete (such as a baseball pitcher) competes in a game or contest
: an act of telling the public that a person is homosexual when that person does not want the public to know
: a brief usually outdoor pleasure trip
: an athletic competition or race; also : an appearance therein
: a usually public presentation or appearance (as in a particular role) <her first outing as a novelist>
: the public disclosure of the covert homosexuality of a prominent person especially by homosexual activists
Examples of OUTING
- We went on a backpacking outing.
- the outing of a famous actor by gay activists
- the outing of a secret agent
First Known Use of OUTING
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