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