get out

verb

Definition of get out

intransitive verb
1 :leave, escape
  • doubted that he would get out alive
2 :to become known :leak out
  • their secret got out
transitive verb
1 :to cause to leave or escape
2 :to bring before the public; especially :publish

Examples of get out in a Sentence

  1. news of the rock star's secret wedding got out to the news media

  2. tried but couldn't get out of the old well without assistance

First Known Use of get out

14th century

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