Easygoing vs. Outgoing

Easygoing vs. Outgoing — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Easygoing and Outgoing

Easygoingadjective

Living without undue worry or concern; calm.

Outgoingadjective

Going out or away; departing

an outgoing passenger train.

Easygoingadjective

Lax or negligent; careless.

Outgoingadjective

Retiring from or relinquishing a place, position, or office

the outgoing chairperson.

Easygoingadjective

Relaxed or informal in attitude or standards

an easygoing teacher who allowed extra time for assignments.

Outgoingadjective

Addressed for sending

outgoing mail.

Easygoingadjective

Not rigorous, demanding, or stressful

an easygoing life as a part-time consultant.

Outgoingadjective

Sociable and responsive to others; friendly

a warm, outgoing personality.

Easygoingadjective

Leisurely; unhurried

an easygoing pace.

Outgoingadjective

Intended to be taken out, as from a restaurant

outgoing orders of Chinese food.

Easygoingadjective

(of a person) calm, relaxed, casual and informal

Outgoingadjective

Extraverted: talkative, friendly, and social, especially with respect to meeting new people easily and comfortably.

Tom is very outgoing and enjoys meeting people; his brother, on the other hand, is painfully shy.

Easygoingadjective

(of a journey or pace) unhurried

Outgoingadjective

(not comparable) Going out, on its way out.

Is there any outgoing post?

Easygoingadjective

inclined to be excessively tolerant

Outgoingadjective

(not comparable) Being replaced in office (while still in office but after election has determined that he/she will be replaced).

The outgoing politician wasn't too disappointed he'd lost the election; he was tired of political infighting.

Easygoingadjective

unhurried and relaxed;

an easygoing pacea mellow conversation

Outgoingnoun

The act of leaving or going out; exit, departure.

Easygoingadjective

not hurried or forced;

an easy walk around the blockat a leisurely (or easygoing) pace

Outgoingnoun

Money that leaves one's possession; expenditure, outlay, expense.

Easygoingadjective

not stressful;

an easygoing life as a parttime consultant

Outgoingnoun

The extreme limit; the place of ending.

Easygoingadjective

taking life easy;

an easygoing man rarely stirred to angeran air of placid sufficiency

Outgoingverb

present participle of outgo

Outgoingadjective

going out or away or of the past;

an outgoing steamshipthe outgoing president

Outgoingadjective

at ease in talking to others

Outgoingadjective

somewhat extroverted