give out


give out

verb

Definition of GIVE OUT

1
to make known openly or publicly <that's information that I'm not prepared to give out>
2
to throw or give off <this heater gives out a funny smell sometimes>
Near Antonyms absorb, inhale, soak (up), sponge, suck (up), take up
3
to stop functioning <waiting for the fuel pump in my old car to give out>
Antonyms start (up)

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