Definition of 'give out'
- give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc.; "The ozone layer blocks some harmful rays which the sun emits"
Synonyms: emit give off
Antonyms: absorb take in
- give out; "The teacher handed out the exams"
Synonyms: distribute hand out pass out
- prove insufficient; "The water supply for the town failed after a long drought"
Synonyms: fail run out
- stop operating or functioning; "The engine finally went"; "The car died on the road"; "The bus we travelled in broke down on the way to town"; "The coffee maker broke"; "The engine failed on the way to town"; "her eyesight went after the accident"
Synonyms: fail go bad give way die conk out go break break down