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phrasal verb [intransitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyopt out
he/she/itopts out
present participleopting out
past tenseopted out
past participleopted out

Related dictionary definitions

  1. to decide not to take part in something or to stop taking part in it
    opt out of:

    The firm opted out of the company car scheme last year.

    If you opt out before December 1st, your deposit will be refunded.

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