Be out of (something)

Do you know the English expression “to be out of (something)“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Nathan: Oh no! We are out of milk! How am I going to eat my cereal?

Liam: Why don’t you go and buy some now?

Does it mean:

a) to run out of something

b) to have a lot of something

c) to put something outside

d) to need something

The answer is below!↓

close up of milk against blue background

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Answer: a) to run out of something