What does outgo mean?

Definitions for outgoˈaʊtˌgoʊ; ˌaʊtˈgoʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. outgo, spending, expenditure, outlay(verb)

    money paid out; an amount spent

  2. surpass, outstrip, outmatch, outgo, exceed, outdo, surmount, outperform(verb)

    be or do something to a greater degree

    "her performance surpasses that of any other student I know"; "She outdoes all other athletes"; "This exceeds all my expectations"; "This car outperforms all others in its class"


  1. Outgo(n.)

    That which goes out, or is paid out; outlay; expenditure; -- the opposite of income; as, when one's outgo exceeds one's income, distress follows quickly. Lowell.


  1. outgo(Noun)

    The act or process of going out.

  2. outgo(Noun)

    A quantity of a substance or thing that has flowed out; an outflow.

  3. outgo(Noun)

    an expenditure, cost or outlay.

  4. outgo(Verb)

    To go out, to set forth.

  5. outgo(Verb)

    To go further; to exceed or surpass; go beyond.

  6. outgo(Verb)

    To overtake; to travel faster than.

  7. outgo(Verb)

    To outdo; exceed; surpass.

  8. Origin: From outgon, from utgan, from ūt + gānan, equivalent to . Cognate with outgae, Dutch uitgaan, German ausgehen, utgå.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Outgo

    owt-gō′, v.t. to advance before in going: to surpass: to overreach.—v.i. to go out: to come to an end.—ns. Out′go, that which goes out: expenditure—opp. to Income; Out′goer; Out′going, act or state of going out: extreme limit: expenditure.—adj. departing—opp. to Incoming, as a tenant.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of outgo in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of outgo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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