Textual thesaurus for "give out"

(verb) break, break down, die, conk out, go, go bad, give way, fail

stop operating or functioning

The engine finally went; The car died on the road; The bus we travelled in broke down on the way to town; The coffee maker broke; The engine failed on the way to town; her eyesight went after the accident

(verb) run out, fail

prove insufficient

The water supply for the town failed after a long drought

(verb) distribute, pass out, hand out

give to several people

The teacher handed out the exams

(verb) give off, emit

give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc.

The ozone layer blocks some harmful rays which the sun emits