Definitions For Out


  • (baseball) a failure by a batter or runner to reach a base safely in baseball
  • The act of causing a player to be out or the situation that exists when a player has been put out
  • A way of avoiding an embarrassing or difficult situation


  • Be made known; be disclosed or revealed
  • Reveal (something) about somebody's identity or lifestyle
  • To state openly and publicly one's homosexuality
  • In a direction away from the inside or center of something
  • In or to a place outside of something (such as a building, room, etc.)
  • Away from home or work
  • To tell people that (someone) is a homosexual
  • To tell people that (someone) is or does a particular thing
  • To become publicly known


  • Being out or having grown cold
  • Knocked unconscious by a heavy blow
  • Outer or outlying
  • Outside or external
  • No longer fashionable
  • Directed outward or serving to direct something outward
  • Excluded from use or mention
  • Not worth considering as a possibility
  • Out of power; especially having been unsuccessful in an election


  • Not allowed to continue to bat or run


  • Away from home
  • From one's possession
  • Moving or appearing to move away from a place, especially one that is enclosed or hidden

Is Out a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Out is worth 3 points in Scrabble and 4 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Out in a Sentence

  • He went out to the garden.
  • He looked out at the snow.
  • She poured the tea out.
  • A gay actor who was outed in a magazine article
  • He is threatening to out other players who have used steroids.
  • He's out to get even with the guy who beat him last time around
  • Half the staff is out with the flu
  • The play resulted in an out.
  • With two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, he hit a home run to win the game.
  • He changed the wording of the contract to give himself an out.

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