outgiving

noun

Definition of outgiving

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: something that is given out especially : a public statement or utterance examining these opinions and the outgivings of eminent bankers — F. L. Allen

outgiving

adjective

Definition of outgiving (Entry 2 of 2)

: not holding back : free and easy cocky, confident, and outgiving— Beach Conger had an easygoing, outgiving personality— Louis Auchincloss

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History and Etymology for outgiving

Noun

out entry 3 + giving, gerund of give (after give out)

Adjective

out entry 1 + giving, present participle of give (after give out)

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“Outgiving.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/outgiving. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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