sign out


Definition of sign out 

intransitive verb

: to indicate departure by signing a register

transitive verb

: to record or approve the release or departure of signed out the library books for a week

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sign-out \ˈsī-ˌnau̇t \ noun or adjective

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Russo was brought in via trade on Sunday while Lyubushkin was signed out of Russia on May 23. Richard Morin, azcentral, "Coyotes fortify blue-line depth, sign defenseman Kevin Connauton to 2-year contract," 27 June 2018 Hernandez signing out of Cuba during the 2016-2017 international signing period for $2.5 million. Jeff Sanders,, "Osvaldo Hernandez continues strong start with TinCaps," 28 June 2018 Weegar and Alexander Petrovic are restricted free agents and Russian Bogdan Kiselevich was signed out of the KHL. Craig Davis,, "Ian McCoshen working to carve more vital role in Panthers' defense," 19 June 2018 During his Invention Convention class, Khuu noticed that the process for how students signed out of the classroom could be improved. Michael Walsh, Courant Community, "Students Compete In National Invention Convention Competition," 18 June 2018 Teens with a free period could choose a record, sign out headphones, and just chill out. Alexandra Lange, Curbed, "Young adult architecture," 24 May 2018 The options are: Keep offline data on my computer: Data stored on your device will not be deleted when signing out of your Google account or when changing your password. Samuel Axon, Ars Technica, "Smart Compose and offline mode have arrived in Gmail," 14 May 2018

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First Known Use of sign out

1903, in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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20 Sep 2018

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The first known use of sign out was in 1903

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