Definition of day out in English:

day out

noun

British
  • A trip or excursion for a day.

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