Outgoing in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Outgoing

Extraverted: talkative, friendly, and social, especially with respect to meeting new people easily and comfortably. | (not comparable) Going out, on its way out. | (not comparable) Being replaced in office (while still in office but after election has determined that he/she will be replaced).

Short Example Sentences for Outgoing

  • 1. But each outgoing ship took a crowd of the banished. 🔊
  • 2. The boats at anchor in front of the shanties swung with the outgoing tide. 🔊
  • 3. In a moment or so he threw his chest aboard an outgoing truck and departed. 🔊
  • 4. The outgoing sentry would be tired then and the new man not thoroughly awake. 🔊
  • 5. The incoming tide had no swift, unexpected current as the outgoing water had. 🔊

How to use Outgoing in Sentences?

  • 1. On occasion we had the job of censoring outgoing mail from the enlisted personnel. 🔊
  • 2. The news-gatherer shipped aboard an outgoing vessel and disappeared from civilization. 🔊
  • 3. Such entries may be complete copies of the content of incoming or outgoing orders or messages. 🔊
  • 4. On a fair calculation, the outgoing number far exceeds the incoming proportion. 🔊
  • 5. He suspected her; he was lurking to surprise visitors, to watch her outgoing and coming in. 🔊
  • 6. He had always liked this young Ted, but there was a new outgoing to him for this. 🔊
  • 7. Behind the pigeonholes Mrs. Ray was busy stamping letters for the outgoing mail. 🔊
  • 8. The energies of the clerical staff are devoted entirely to the incoming and outgoing correspondence. 🔊
  • 9. It was perhaps a blessing in disguise that the duty of sorting the outgoing mail did not fall to his lot. 🔊
  • 10. The railway-wagons are inspected on the frontiers; the outgoing vessels are searched in the harbors. 🔊
  • 11. Threading their way through the outgoing stream of shoppers, the girls went directly to the jewelry counter. 🔊
  • 12. Unlike the other theories, that one assumes as the motive force not merely passive imitativeness but an outgoing will. 🔊
  • 13. This is because at least eight of the twelve hours from tide to tide are consumed by the outgoing tide, which flows very rapidly. 🔊
  • 14. As was the invariable custom, a crowd of onlookers thronged the sidewalk, to watch the outgoing coach. 🔊
  • 15. And so it came about that her personality changed in that; from an outgoing nature she came to be one who held back, shut herself in. 🔊
  • 16. The fishing craft were all huddled together like sheep in a pen, and the outgoing tide lapped angrily at the wooden piles below. 🔊
  • 17. And the next morning he buttoned the camp letters in his coat, and started south for Castonia with the outgoing tote team. 🔊
  • 18. Emerging from the theatre, borne on the outgoing stream, I presently found myself opposite the door of a tea-shop. 🔊
  • 19. By this time the river has amplified into a broad estuary which is lost in the incoming and outgoing tides of the Bay of Biscay. 🔊
  • 20. He watched Bellaver die, standing erect on his feet, still breathing, but dying inside with the last outgoing of hope. 🔊
  • 21. Let me have a simple mass of clay as a candle-holder rather than the earthen candlestick which only presents such a form as is the natural outgoing of a degraded mind. 🔊
  • 22. Even in this age of steam, the arrival and departure of vessels from harbours is regulated so as to take advantage of the incoming or outgoing tidal currents. 🔊
  • 23. Just as happens in the meeting of the incoming and outgoing tide, her thoughts would be broken and fly up in a confusion as to what course she really wished to pursue. 🔊
  • 24. It was a minute before either of them moved, and during that minute the maid felt her courage ebb from her like an outgoing tide, leaving a desolation behind. 🔊
  • 25. Already the water was flowing to the sea, and she could imagine the coagulated masses vaguely swirling beneath her, borne unresisting upon the outgoing tide. 🔊
  • 26. Then commenced the return trip over much the same route which we took on the outgoing voyage, passing the mountains, glaciers, and islands we had seen before. 🔊
  • 27. There is a considerable freedom of notepaper in these institutions; the outgoing letters are no doubt censored or selected in some way, but a proportion at any rate are allowed to go out to their addresses. 🔊
  • 28. The purpose of which last provision is evident upon its face: being that outgoing ships may have time to carry news of the transaction, and the summoning be something other than a form. 🔊
  • 29. Five minutes later a landing would have been impossible, and two hours later the entire bay surrounding their island was swept clear of ice by the gale and outgoing tide. 🔊