outbound outbound  /ˈaʊt ˌbaʊnd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) that is going out or leaving

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Loaded outbound containers outnumbered empties in February, March, and April, the first such three-month run, Wong says, since the spring of 2000.
  2. The cargo of these outbound ships tends to be on the less-than-glamorous side.
  3. Earlier in the day, fights had broken out for seats on outbound helicopters.

News

  1. Top News

    The asset-light transportation and logistics service provider Roadrunner Transportation Systems, has announced that outbound service center operations began June 10 in the key Great Plains location of Kansas City, Mo. The expansion broadens Roadrunner's footprint to include Kansas, Nebraska and western Missouri.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: TruckingInfo.com

  2. Lane Closures This Weekend On Dan Ryan Expressway

    South Siders lucky enough to attend Saturday night’s Blackhawks game could find themselves locked in traffic on the outbound Dan Ryan Expressway if they wait too long to head home, the Sun-Times reports.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: CBS Chicago

  3. Lane closures on Dan Ryan Expressway this weekend

    South Siders lucky enough to attend Saturday night's Black Hawks game could find themselves locked in traffic on the outbound Dan Ryan Expressway if they wait too long to head home.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: FOX News Chicago

Quotes

  1. lastminute.com UK Managing Director John Bevan said: "The battle for Europe's sun beds will be more intense than ever this summer as the Russians establish themselves as the most prominent outbound tourism market in Europe." "Holidaying Brits...
    on Feb 6, 2008 By: Bevan Source: Easier (press release)

  2. "IPD's non-asset based transport services, specializing in inbound and cross-border routes, offers a perfect complement to NFI, with its strengths in outbound transport and dedicated fleets, and its widespread distribution and warehousing network....
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Rob Rusnov Source: MarketWatch (press release)

  3. "Seven new low-floor air-conditioned buses will operate 14 services each weekday seven inbound in the morning peak and seven outbound in the afternoon peak with capacity for more than 3,600 customers a week," Ms Nolan said. "The services will...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Rachel Nolan Source: Logan West Leader

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