Definitions for opt-out

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word opt-out

Wiktionary

  1. opt-out(Noun)

    the act of opting out of something

  2. opt-out(Noun)

    a school or hospital that has withdrawn from local control

  3. opt-out(Adjective)

    Of a selection, the property of having to choose explicitly to avoid or forbid something; a decision having the default option being inclusion or permission; used particularly with regard to mailing lists and advertisement.

Freebase

  1. Opt-out

    The term opt-out refers to several methods by which individuals can avoid receiving unsolicited product or service information. This ability is usually associated with direct marketing campaigns such as telemarketing, e-mail marketing, or direct mail. A list of those who have opted out is called a Robinson list. In the UK, the Mailing Preference Service composes the Robinson list.

Translation

Find a translation for the opt-out definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these opt-out definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"opt-out." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 23 May 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/opt-out>.

Are we missing a good definition for opt-out? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for opt-out:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.