What does out of mean?

Definitions for out of

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word out of.


  1. out of(Preposition)

    From the inside to the outside of ; having emerged from.

  2. out of(Preposition)

    Not part of.

  3. out of(Preposition)

    With the motivation of.

  4. out of(Preposition)

    Without; no longer in possession of; not having more; divested of.

  5. out of(Preposition)

    Not in a customary or desired state.

  6. out of(Preposition)

    In a group of.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'out of' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #164

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'out of' in Written Corpus Frequency: #231


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of out of in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of out of in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Art Linkletter:

    Things turn out best for the people who make the best out of the way things turn out.

  2. Henry James:

    True happiness, we are told, consists in getting out of one's self, but the point is not only to get out, you must stay out and to stay out you must have some absorbing errand.

  3. Eric Alm:

    Most of what's going in and out of a city is the water going in and sewage coming out, the change in water in and out reflects a broad array of human activity going on in a city.

  4. Donald Trump:

    Drive them out, drive out the terrorists. Drive out the extremists. Drive them out of your places of worship. Drive them out of your communities. Drive them out of your holy land and drive them out of this Earth.

  5. Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche:

    Out of damp and gloomy days, out of solitude, out of loveless words directed at us, conclusions grow up in us like fungus one morning they are there, we know not how, and they gaze upon us, morose and gray. Woe to the thinker who is not the gardener but only the soil of the plants that grow in him

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