x out

Definition of x out

:to draw an x or a series of x's through (something) to show that it is wrong or not wanted
  • x out a mistake
  • One line of the text had been x-ed out.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. : the 24th letter of the English alphabet

  2. : a graphic representation of this letter

  3. : a speech counterpart of orthographic x

  1. : to mark with an x

  2. : to cancel or obliterate with a series of x's

  1. : of such a nature that admission is denied to persons under a specified age (such as 17)

out play
  1. : in a direction away from the inside or center

  2. : outside

  3. : from among others

  1. : eject, oust

  2. : to identify publicly as being such secretly

  3. : to become publicly known

  1. used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. : situated outside : external

  2. : out-of-bounds

  3. : situated at a distance : outlying

  1. : outside

  2. : one who is out of office or power or on the outside

  3. : an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

  1. : in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats


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