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# "out to be" meaning

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"out to be" meaning [#permalink]  12 Jul 2019, 10:22
What is the meaning of "out to be"?
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Re: "out to be" meaning [#permalink]  13 Jul 2019, 10:47
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He turned out to be Married with 2 kids.

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Re: "out to be" meaning [#permalink]  15 Jul 2019, 03:45
Carcass wrote:
He turned out to be Married with 2 kids.

Hope this helps

thanks but yet I am not clear. Can you provide me any other simple example ?
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Re: "out to be" meaning [#permalink]  20 Oct 2019, 11:10
Out to be usually is part of a sentence. This doesnt quite make a lot of sense on its own. He turned out to be x is a really great example. But maybe another example could be "he came out to be the very best." out to be's meaning is dependent on the verb before it
Re: "out to be" meaning   [#permalink] 20 Oct 2019, 11:10
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