last out

[last out] {v.} 1. To be enough until the end of.

There isenough food in the house to last out the snowstorm.

Our candieswon't last out the night.

2. To continue to the end of; continue tolive after; live or go through.

The old man is dying; he won't lastout the night.

This car will never last out the winter.

Compare:HOLD OUT.