Meaning: to be openly gay
- Clive is one of the few gay sportsmen with the courage to be out. Most still try to keep their sexuality a secret.
- When I was seventeen, I told my family I was gay and I'm glad I came out when I did.
Origin: short for "out of the closet", an idiom which means to be openly gay
When Pauline was teaching, she knew she couldn't be out while working at the school. She couldn't
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Contributor: Matt Errey