map out

Definition of map out

  1. :  to plan the details of (something, such as a program or one's future) We mapped out a plan of action. They mapped her campaign for governor all out. She has her future all mapped out.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a representation usually on a flat surface of the whole or a part of an area

    :  a representation of the celestial sphere or a part of it

    :  something that represents with a clarity suggestive of a map

  1. :  to make a map of

    :  to delineate as if on a map

    :  to make a survey of for or as if for the purpose of making a map

  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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