Definition of day out in English:

day out

noun

British
  • A trip or excursion for a day.

    • ‘We went for a day out to Bude in North Cornwall yesterday which was fantastic.’
    • ‘He is reported to have borrowed the boat from a Frenchman to take the migrant workers for a day out on the lake.’
    • ‘If you have nothing planned to celebrate the jubilee try to go along for a great day out.’
    • ‘I do not get to see my son very often, so it was wonderful to be able to spend a day out as a family.’
    • ‘The ladies enjoyed an evening meal on the way home and a good time and an enjoyable day out was had by all.’
    • ‘Children were also treated to a day out at an amusement park near Ripon.’
    • ‘Miss Parker said the attack occurred as the pair returned to Bradford from a day out in Scarborough.’
    • ‘You may wish to end your day out with a cup of tea in one of the cafes.’
    • ‘We love Ascot and we love the fashion, so a day out in York would be fantastic.’
    • ‘Their four-day visit included a trip to London and a day out to Winchester and Salisbury.’
    • ‘So we arranged on Sunday I would pick her up and we'd have a day out on the river.’
    • ‘We had a good day out but it was great to get back to the comfort of the hotel and be waited on with an excellent dinner.’
    • ‘Tourism had just begun and he realised that visitors would love a pictorial souvenir of their day out.’
    • ‘For her special day out, Mrs Peel stayed in a London hotel before the trip to Lord's.’
    • ‘Clun in Shropshire isn't too far away and if the weather holds then it should be a good day out.’
    • ‘Neighbours told us that an excursion to the town by boat also makes for a good day out.’
    • ‘As a microcosm of English history, it also offers a grand day out for all the family.’
    • ‘Many schools have spent the last few weeks preparing for their global day out.’
    • ‘There is nothing more fun than a day out with an adult other than a parent, and it needn't be expensive.’
    • ‘Tracey added that the last day out she had with her brother was in Scarborough.’
    trip, excursion, jaunt, expedition, pleasure trip, day trip, tour, mystery tour, airing, drive, ride, run, turn, cruise, sally
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Pronunciation

day out