Be out in force - If people are out in force, they are present somewhere in large numbers.
Be out in left field - (USA) To be out in left field is not to know what's going on. Taken from baseball, when youngsters assign less capable players to the outfield where the ball is less likely to be hit by a young player. In business, one might say, 'Don't ask the new manager; he's out in left field and doesn't know any answers yet.'
Beat the daylights out of someone - If someone beats the daylights out of another person, they hit them repeatedly. ('Knock' can also be used and it can be made even stronger by saying 'the living daylights'.)
Beat the tar out of - When you want to beat the tar out of someone, you want to beat them up badly.
Beat your brains out - If you beat your brains out, you think hard about something but cannot solve, understand or remember it.
Blood out of a stone - If something is like getting blood out of a stone, it is very difficult indeed.
Blow out of the water - If something, like an idea, is blown out of the water, it is destroyed or defeated comprehensively.
Come out in the wash - If something will come out in the wash, it won't have any permanent negative effect.
Come out of the woodwork - When things come out of the woodwork, they appear unexpectedly. ('Crawl out of the woodwork' is also used.)
Come out of your shell - If someone comes out of their shell, they stop being shy and withdrawn and become more friendly and sociable.
Cry your eyes out - If you cry your eyes out, you cry uncontrollably.
Down and out - If someone is down and out, they are desperately poor and need help.
Eat your heart out - If someone tells you to eat your heart out, they are saying they are better than you at something.
First out of the gate - When someone is first out of the gate, they are the first to do something that others are trying to do.
Fish out of water - If you are placed in a situation that is completely new to you and confuses you, you are like a fish out of water.
She must find out whether there would be any snow and sleighrides in the winter.
"A Little Girl in Old New York" by Amanda Millie Douglas
But one night, being out with a sailing party, a sudden storm had caught them and swept them out of life in an instant.
"A Little Girl in Old Boston" by Amanda Millie Douglas
And now we might as well be on the terms we were to begin with for all the good I get out of him, or he out of me.
"Robert Elsmere" by Mrs. Humphry Ward
Before they could find out why she wished them to wait, the door bell rang, and she ran out.
"The Goose Man" by Jacob Wassermann
Pull, pull, pull, before it is too late; out, far out, farther than tide returns, or sea tells stories to the shore.
"The Manxman A Novel - 1895" by Hall Caine
She ran at once out of the door, and looked in the direction pointed out by Leona.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
Not a paper out of its order, or a pen out of its place.
"The Creators" by May Sinclair
Out of breath, he reached the rocks and looked out over the foaming and tumbling waters.
"Frank of Freedom Hill" by Samuel A. Derieux
He's out of their way, and they're out of his.
"Jim Spurling, Fisherman" by Albert Walter Tolman
Father had to be got out of the way not later than Wednesday, or that man would have been put out of business.
"Crooked Trails and Straight" by William MacLeod Raine
The little one stretched out her hand towards them, and the match went out.
"Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen" by Hans Christian Andersen
Morse walked out of the office looking straight before him, his strong back teeth gripped so that the muscles stood out on his salient jaw.
"Brand Blotters" by William MacLeod Raine
They'll hunt ye out of heaven as they hunted ye out o' Maclone.
"The Beth Book" by Sarah Grand
He didn't want out of the deal until he found out more about Kerk and his planet.
"Deathworld" by Harry Harrison
I counted them all out, and wrote them out most carefully.
"The Cryptogram" by James De Mille
Somehow, out of all that I learned about the Christian world, that detail about hats for Jews was left out.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
It came quite out, and went across the sky, all in the time he was letting out his line.
"Eskimo Folktales" by Unknown
We're down, out, and nature shuts out memory.
"The One-Way Trail" by Ridgwell Cullum
Dempster burst out laughing; the rest burst out too; some giggled, some choked, some pealed out the fun that was in them like wedding bells.
"Phemie Frost's Experiences" by Ann S. Stephens
If she can fish us out of purgatory she ought to pull this boy out of the river, eh?
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
Then out and spake the first o' them,
"I bear the sword shall gar him die!"
And out and spake the second o' them,
"His father has nae mair than he!"
"Clerk Saunders" by Andrew Lang
Into the soil a seed is sown,
Out of the soul a song is wrung,
Out of the shell a pearl is gone,
Out of the cage a bird is flown,
Out of the body, a soul!
"Mors Et Vita" by James Edwin Campbell
Out of the wind He made her feet
That they might be lovely, and luring, and fleet.
Out of a cloud He wove her hair
Heavy and black with the rain held there.
"Beauty" by Nora Jane Hopper Chesson
Love hath my name struck out of his slat,
And he is struck out of my bookes clean,
For ever more; there is none other mean;
Since I from Love escaped am so fat.
"Since I From Love" by Geoffrey Chaucer
“Out of the hearts’ blood of the hero few,
Out of the lonely strength that scorned to flee,
Out of the sorrow of the souls that knew,
We made the world you see.
"Ad Astra" by George Essex Evans
Float out, oh flag, and float in every clime!
Float out, oh flag, and blaze on every sea!
Float out, oh flag, and float as long as Time
And Space themselves shall be!
"Arms And The Man - The Flag Of The Republic" by James Barron Hope
So I'm a little out of practice when it comes to these news items and looking at some of the stuff I've accumulated in the last month, a good swath of it is out of date.
Not that I need a reason to go out to eat, but today is National Dine Out Day.
Let's face it: most owners of restoration companies are great people, people you'd like to hang out with, great technicians who can sniff out every particle of soot and predict to the nearest second when a structure will dry.
For the past two seasons, Nets coach Avery Johnson has had to try to figure out a way to fill out a regular rotation of players to put on the floor each night.
FamilyFun magazine regularly shows easy-to-make dollhouses out of recycled boxes and furniture out of egg cartons.
Handed out at the beginning of May, they once again brought out Italy's film industry and select foreign film folks for a big celebration.
With Missouri blowing out Texas Tech on Saturday, Bill Cocos was able to head out early.
In the top half, the Warhawks ran themselves out of a bases-loaded, no-out potential bonanza.
Every year, Neiman Marcus puts out a Christmas catalog that includes some ridiculously expensive gifts, and this year's edition came out yesterday.
Check out this cool tip for saving dried-out liner from bellasugar.com.
Just out of curiosity's sake, how many of the five council members who voted to take Lipoa Point out of preservation status were also involved in the Wailea 670 fiasco a couple of years back.
Still nipping out of your workplace or a restaurant to cop a cigarette out on the sidewalk.
CHARLOTTESVILLE — An outdoor political rally erupted into a moment of chaos as protesters drowned out President Obama's speech at a downtown amphitheater here — and then the rest of the crowd drowned out the protesters.
"Wall Street got bailed out, and we all got sold out".
Well, just in case there were any lingering doubters out there, the mama-to-be stepped out in sunny London with yet more proof of her unwedded bliss.
In the asymptotic limit both distributions are power laws; as i → ∞, gi ∼ i−γin with γin = (1 + m1/qα) and for j → ∞, hj ∼ j−γout with γout = (1 + m2/qβ ).
Growing Random Networks with Fitness
However, τout increases rapidly in the region below β < ∼ 1/2, suggesting that the distribution of out-degree becomes exponential when the rigidity of the graph increases towards a ﬁnite critical value.
Adaptive Random Walks on the Class of Web Graph
Since a four arm spiral is observed in HI to extend out to rHI,out ≈ 2R⊙, an upper limit on Ωp can be placed.
The Spiral Structure of the Milky Way, Cosmic Rays, and Ice Age Epochs on Earth
We only have to show that j itself induces the isomorphism Out(H ) ∼= Out(G).
Non-simple localizations of finite simple groups
When the neutron comes out from the accretion disk by the formation of an outﬂow, in that comparatively cold environment, 7Li may be produced which can be detected on the stellar surface.
Unification to the "Pseudo-General-Relativistic" analysis of accretion disks around rotating black holes and neutron stars
For the PN detector, ‘out-of-time’ events were screened out.
First Look XMM-Newton EPIC Observations of the Prototypical Starburst Galaxy M82
The sign functions are ﬁxed according to the convention ǫin (ǫout ) = +1 for R increasing in the outward normal direction to Σ, while ǫin (ǫout ) = −1 for decreasing R.
Formation of cosmological mass condensation within a FRW universe: exact general relativistic solutions
It implies that any reduced order model that pro jects out states corresponding to large singular values is necessarily a worse approximation than a model that pro jects out small singular values.
Coarse graining and control theory model reduction
The most internal component of this outﬂow is at PA∼45◦ in good agreement with the H13CO+ outﬂow component discussed in Section 3.2.
The structure of Onsala 1 star forming region
It is unclear if this outﬂow arises from the same ob ject than the dense and compact NE-SW outﬂow seen in H13CO+ and SiO, and which has been discussed above.
The structure of Onsala 1 star forming region
The vicinity of the UCHII region appears to drive at least two (the H13CO+ compact outﬂow, the ﬂow traced by CO knots and H2 ) and likely three (SiO ﬂow A) ma jor outﬂows indicating multiple embedded sources of similar evolutionary states.
The structure of Onsala 1 star forming region
It is read out with a frequency 2 MHz/pixel, so the entire matrix is read out in 2 s.
"Pi of the Sky" - all-sky, real-time search for fast optical transients
With the notation of Deﬁnition 5.1, [Out(G) : OutΓ (G)] < ∞.
Isomorphism problem for finitely generated fully residually free groups
In particular, when Out(Fg ) acts transitively, the image of the homomorphism Out(Fg ) → Sym(Eg ) is either the whole thing or has index two.
Finite covers of random 3-manifolds
It turns out that, by the centeredness of the Πk, the net contribution of such diagrams cancels out.
Orthogonal Polynomials and Fluctuations of Random Matrices