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outgo

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verb out·go \ˌau̇t-ˈgō\

Definition of outgo

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to go beyond :  outdo

1530

First Known Use of outgo

1530


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outgo

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noun out·go \ˈau̇t-ˌgō\

Definition of outgo

plural

outgoes

  1. 1 :  something that goes out; specifically :  expenditure

  2. 2 a :  the act of going out b :  departure

  3. 3 :  outlet 1a

Examples of outgo in a sentence

  1. <last year the film company's outgoes exceeded its revenues by a wide margin>

  2. <the outgo of the town's only remaining manufacturing plant was a disaster>

Circa 1640

First Known Use of outgo

circa 1640


OUTGO Defined for Kids

outgo

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noun out·go \ˈau̇t-ˌgō\

Definition of outgo for Students

plural

outgoes

  1. :  expenditure 2 <The treasurer told us that income must be greater than outgo.>



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