1. 1〔外出する〕go out, leave ((the house));〔出発する〕start, set out
    • 出掛けるのが好きだ
    • He likes to go out.
    • 彼は買い物に出掛けている
    • He is out shopping./He has gone shopping.
    • 出張で九州に出掛けている
    • He is away in Kyushu on a business trip.
    • 旅に出掛ける
    • start [set out] on a journey
    • 散歩に出掛ける
    • go for a walk
    • 5時に出掛ける予定だ
    • We are planning to leave [start] at five.
    • そろそろ出掛けなければなりません
    • It's time we were going./We must be going.
  1. 2〔訪れる〕
    • たまにはお出掛けください
    • Come round [《米》 around] and see me once in a while.
  1. 3〔出ようとする〕
    • ちょうど出掛けるところへ彼から電話が来た
    • I had a call from him just as I wasgoing [about to go] out.