[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] As much as we like to think we came out of the closet of our own accord, most of us endured some form of outing in our lives.
What does OOTC stand for?
OOTC stands for Out of the Closet
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Slang/chat, popular culture
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We have 5 other meanings of OOTC in our Acronym Attic
- Out of Thin Air
- Out of Toon Army (Newcastle Eagles; UK)
- Workshop on Object-Oriented Technology and Applications (conference)
- Out of the Blue
- Out Of The Box
- Obligatory On Topic Comment (originally used on FIDOnet)
- Office of the Chairman
- Old Old Timers Club (est. 1947)
- Orc of the Covenant (gaming guild)
- Order of the Claw (World of Warcraft gaming guild)
- Out of the Cold (Toronto, Canada volunteer group)
- Out of the Country
- Offer of the Day (Offers.com)
- One of These Days (Pink Floyd song)
- Order of the Dragon (gaming guild, World of Warcraft)
- Order of the Dragonriders (Age of Conan gaming guild)
- Out of the Darkness
- Out of the Dryer
- Out of the Dust
- Outfit of the Day (fashion)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Outing is back," declared an article in the San Francisco Chronicle--that controversial practice from the 1980's whereby famous gay people would be dragged out of the closet kicking and screaming by some pissed-off gay journalist or ACT-UP member.
But putting on a pink triangle or carrying a rainbow flag in public once a year--in a city you don't live in--with hundreds or thousands of others and then returning to one's seemingly straight life for the rest of the year is hardly "coming out of the closet.
I'm gay, and Mark is as gay-friendly as they come, but we're not ever going to push somebody out of the closet.
“The concept will feature multiple public figures coming out of the closet,” the website reported.
To rebuild integrity you may want to plan a journey as far out of the closet as possible in the near future.
They're just not out of the closet,” she said, then gave the examples of Graham, South Carolina State Senator Glenn McConnell and Lieutenant Governor Andre Bauer, who is running for governor.
The debate over Wilson's nomination drew one politician out of the closet.