step out

verb

Definition of step out

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to go away from a place usually for a short distance and for a short time

  3. 2 :  to go or march at a vigorous or increased pace

  4. 3 :  die

  5. 4 :  to lead an active social life

  6. 5 :  to be unfaithful —usually used with on had been stepping out on his wife

Examples of step out in a Sentence

  1. if she catches him stepping out on her, she'll divorce him without a moment's hesitation

  2. my greedy relatives are only being nice to me because they expect me to step out any time now

First Known Use of step out

circa 1533



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