Phrasal Verbs con verbo out

En esta lección aprenderemos los phrasal verbs con OUT más comúnmente usados.

Ejemplos de Phrasal Verbs con verbo out

Phrasal verbs con verbo out Significado de phrasal verbs con verbo out Ejemplo
leave out something

leave something out

no incluir algo o a alguien In test 3, please leave out item numbers five and six.
cut out something

cut something out

eliminar por corte, generalmente papel o tela You have cut the picture out and paste it on your book.
show out somebody

show somebody out

acompañar a un visitante a la salida Let me show you out.
see out somebody

see somebody out

acompañar a un visitante a la salida Excuse me for a while, I’m seeing my visitors out. Just help yourself to some tea.
let out sb/sth

let sb/sth out

permitir que una persona o animal se vaya, abriendo una puerta cerrada I won’t let all of you out if you don’t tell me who throw this paper at me.
lock out sb

lock sb out

evitar que alguien entre en un edificio cerrando la puerta She doesn’t want to see her boyfriend for now. She’s locked him out.
lock yourself out dejarse accidentalmente las llaves dentro del edificio I locked myself out and I don’t have a spare key.
sort out arreglar las cosas que estaban desordenadas


My daughter’s room is a mess. It took me 30 minutes to sort out her things.
clear out poner en orden eliminando cosas no deseadas


We cleared out all the old things from the garage so we could park the car in there.
wear out

worn out

usar tanto las cosas que se dañan These shoes are worn out. I’ve been using them for almost three years in a row.
run out agotar We need to go to the supermarket; we ran out of supplies for the week.
spread out disponer en una superficie plana Spread the photos out, so everyone can see.
come out estar disponible para comprar The new book clothes will come out next week.
try out probar para saber si funciona o decidir si te gusta I’d like to try the car out before I decide to buy it.
help out ayudar especialmente con trabajo o dando dinero We have to help my cousins out with their hospital bills.
lost out no tener la ventaja que otras personas tienen I think I lost out because I didn’t get a university degree.
find out descubrir información I find out that the new financial reports have some errors. I have to fix them.
figure out encontrar la respuesta a un problema Please give me time to figure out how to solve this mess you created.
turn out resultar It turns out that the project you made is copied from another person.
work out terminar en el buen sentido I’m glad that everything worked out as planned.
back out no mantener un acuerdo Why did you back out from our plan?
not cut out for no tener las cualidades necesarias We’re sorry but you’re not cut out for this job.
roll out lanzar o presentar un nuevo programa o producto The company plans to roll out their new software early this month.
phase out eliminar gradualmente Because of the fast-paced development of smart phones, keypad phones have been phased out.
hang out pasar tiempo socialmente de una manera relajada e informal I often hang out with my colleagues after work. We go for a drink together.
head out salir, dejar un lugar We’re heading out for dinner. See you all when we get back.
ask out pedir a alguien que tenga una cita contigo He asked Helen out three times before she finally said yes.
bail out saltar de un avión, especialmente cuando está a punto de estrellarse The pilot managed to bail out before the helicopter hit the mountain.
bail out dejar de hacer algo, especialmente algo difícil We were playing football for about 20 minutes when Jack bailed out. He injured his ankle.
bail out rescatar a alguien de una situación difícil His aunt had to bail him out when his company started losing money.
black out perder el conocimiento She blacked out because she hadn’t eaten for three days.
break out desarrollarse de repente A virus has broken out in a small town in the countryside.
come out darse a conocer It’s about time that the name of the new CEO came out.
come out resultar


Be careful with your plan. You don’t know how it will come out.
come out declarar públicamente la posición de uno Religious leaders have come out against same-sex marriage.
come out revelar tu homosexualidad, salir del armario After five years of marriage, her husband finally came out.
walk out dejar como señal de protesta She didn’t like how the meeting was going, so she walked out.
pass out distribuir Please pass these papers out to your classmates.
pass out desmayarse He was so hungry and tired that he passed out.
put out apagar The firefighters are having hard time putting out the grass fires in Australia.
put out emitir, publicar Sooner or later, we have to put out this article you wrote.

Phrasal Verbs con out

Ejercicios de Phrasal con verbo out

¿Cuál es el significado del phrasal verb con verbo out subrayado en la oración?

  1. Please spread the cakes out, so everyone can see. (arrange on a flat surface)
  1.  arrange on a flat surface
  2. discover some information
  1. The new software will come out this week. (available for people to buy)
  1. end in a good way
  2. available for people to buy
  1. I can’t figure out the answer to this problem. (find the answer to the problem)
  1. find the answer to the problem
  2. discover some information
  1. If you want to know the answer, you have to find it out. (discover some information)
  1. find the answer to the problem
  2. discover some information
  1. When the airplane was about to crash, the pilot bailed out. (jumped out in a plane)
  1. jumped out in a plane
  2. to quit doing something
  1. He had worked as a delivery worker for two weeks when he bailed out. (to stop doing something)
  1. to stop doing something
  2. to rescue someone from a difficult situation
  1. She always bails me out every time I have financial problems. (to rescue someone from a difficult situation)
  1. to stop doing something
  2. to rescue someone from a difficult situation
  1. The truth finally came out after a year of being kept from the public. (to become known)
  1. to become known
  2. to result
  1. She comes out strongly against abortion. (to declare one’s position publicly)
  1. to declare one’s position publicly
  2. to result
  1. You don’t know how things will come out. Be careful. (to result)
  1. to declare one’s position publicly
  2. to result


Busca el phrasal verb correcto para sustituir las frases subrayadas en la oración. Utiliza los phrasal verbs en la caja, algunos se pueden usar más de una vez.

walked out put out clear out run out
pass out show out worn out phase out
leave out lock out let out cut out


  1. She didn’t like the idea of merger, so she left as her sign of protest. (walked out)
  2. I asked you to distribute the test papers. Where are they now? (pass out)
  3. The firefighter did their best to extinguish the raging grass fires. (put out)
  4. The company company refused to issue the new software until it was ready. (put out)
  5. I don’t like the idea of him joining our group, so I didn’t include him. (leave out)
  6. Mary, please lead my visitors to the door. They might lose their way. (show out)
  7. I will not allow you to leave unless you tell me the truth. (let out)
  8. The boss doesn’t want to entertain visitors for now, so everyone is prevented from entering his office. (lock out)
  9. Oh no! I can’t go anywhere. I left my keys inside the car. (lock out)
  10. Please remove any unwanted papers in your desk. I only want to see your pens. (clear out)
  11. You have used these shoes too much that they’ve been damaged. Can’t you buy a new pair? (worn out)
  12. We use up all of our milk. I need to go to the supermarket. (run out)
  13. The company gradually removes their non-smart phones from the market. (phase out)
  14. I’m sorry but you don’t have the necessary qualities for this job. Better luck next time. (cut out)


Ejercicios de comunicación  de Phrasal Verbs

  1. Have you experienced applying for a job and you are told that you are not cut out for the position you applied for? Please tell more.
  2. Do you know a famous company in your country who had to phase out their products in the market? Elaborate further.
  3. Do you have a gay friend who finally came out? What made him/her decide to do so?
  4. Have you locked out yourself? Or do you know someone who did? What happened?
  5. Are you aware of the grass fires in Australia? Why was it difficult to put out the fire?