The act or the state of going out.
- Going out or away; departing: an outgoing passenger train.
- Retiring from or relinquishing a place, position, or office: the outgoing chairperson.
- Addressed for sending: outgoing mail.
- Sociable and responsive to others; friendly: a warm, outgoing personality.
- Intended to be taken out, as from a restaurant: outgoing orders of Chinese food.