Definition of share outchiefly British
- In her will, she shared out her property to her nephews and nieces.
: a portion belonging to, due to, or contributed by an individual or group
: one's full or fair portion
: the part allotted or belonging to one of a number owning together property or interest
: to divide and distribute in shares : apportion
: to partake of, use, experience, occupy, or enjoy with others
: to have in common
: in a direction away from the inside or center
: from among others
: eject, oust
: to identify publicly as being such secretly
: to become publicly known
used as a function word to indicate an outward movement
: situated outside : external
: situated at a distance : outlying
: 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
: in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats
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