come out

verb

Definition of come out

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1a :  to come into public view :  make a public appearance a new magazine has come outb :  to become evident his pride came out in his refusal to accept help

  3. 2 :  to declare oneself especially in public utterance came out in favor of the proposal

  4. 3 :  to turn out in an outcome :  end up everything came out all right

  5. 4 :  to make a debut

  6. 5a :  to openly declare one's homosexualityb :  to openly declare something about oneself previously kept hidden —often used with as blew his cover and came out as a CIA agent — William Prochnau

coming–out

play \ˌkə-miŋ-ˈau̇t\ noun or adjective

come out with

  1. 1 :  to give expression to came out with a new proposal

  2. 2 :  publish

Examples of come out in a Sentence

  1. in the end everything came out OK

  2. come out, come out wherever you are!

13th Century

First Known Use of come out

13th century



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