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adverb, preposition
  1. 1
    when you leave a place
    1. c.
      away from an area, town, or country

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    2. d.
      not in prison anymore

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  2. 3
    when something is removed from where it was
  3. 12
    not burning, or not shining
    1. a.
      no longer burning

      American English synonyms or related words for this sense of out

  4. 14
    with none of something left

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  5. 16
    able to be seen
    1. a.
      if the sun or moon is out, it is not behind clouds

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    2. b.
      if flowers are out, they have opened

      American English synonyms or related words for this sense of out

  6. 17
    if the tide is out, the ocean is at a lower level

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food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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