sign out

verb

Definition of sign out

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to indicate departure by signing a register

  3. transitive verb
  4. :  to record or approve the release or departure of signed out the library books for a week

sign–out

play \ˈsī-ˌnau̇t\ noun or adjective

1903

First Known Use of sign out

1903

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