[ klohz-out ]
/ ˈkloʊzˌaʊt /


a sale on all goods in liquidating a business.
a sale on goods of a type that will no longer be carried by the store.
an article of merchandise offered for sale at a closeout.

Nearby words

  1. closedown,
  2. closefisted,
  3. closely,
  4. closemouthed,
  5. closeness,
  6. closer,
  7. closet,
  8. closet drama,
  9. closet queen,
  10. closeted

Origin of closeout

First recorded in 1920–25; noun use of verb phrase close out Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019