want out - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [intransitive] informal
present tense
I/you/we/theywant out
he/she/itwants out
present participlewanting out
past tensewanted out
past participlewanted out
  1. 1
    to wish to leave a place

    Would you open the door? The dog wants out.

    She wanted out of the jail cell so badly she started to scream.

See also main entry: want