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noun as in short trip

noun as in politically motivated exposure of another's secrets

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As usual, his successful outing had little to do with the rest of his team’s game.

Hachimura’s solid defensive performance Wednesday followed a strong offensive outing in Tuesday’s loss to Portland — he shot 10 for 12 from the field for 24 points.

This includes school for some, work for many, and outings, dates and holidays for all of us.

“I am definitely trying to get to know my area,” Rodman said between shopping outings in Loudoun County and bonding sessions with teammates.

Starting guard Buddy Boeheim had a particularly rough outing for Syracuse, shooting 1 for 8 from behind the arc and 4 for 13 overall to finish with nine points.

Their three-day scientific outing was paid for by Epstein and was big success.

Today is like an outing for her, and he wants to make it a good one.

The everyday stress, wondering if the other shoe was going to drop and I was going to be outed, is what led to me outing myself.

The second outing, “The Junior Professor Solution,” dug deeper into the same theme.

Set a year after the rest of the season, the staff takes an outing to the seaside.

He had gone into camp with some other lads of the Heights and had himself almost forgotten his home in the fun of that outing.

And now here was Betty proposing another outing that promised to be more fun than any the Outdoor Girls had had yet.

This was their final outing together in the vicinity of the Red Mill for many months.

He was dressed in outing flannels, and his cap was presumably in his pocket.

He was satisfied with his first outing, and refreshed himself with a nap at once.


On this page you'll find 39 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to outing, such as: excursion, expedition, picnic, vacation, airing, and drive.

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