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. John M. Keil:

    Take a bite out of crime

  2. Jim Dean:

    Get money out of politics.

  3. The EU:

    We are running out of time.

  4. Deborah Walsh:

    It was just out of nowhere.

  5. Lindsey Graham:

    We’re running out of time.

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