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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From out- +‎ look.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈaʊtlʊk/
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NounEdit

outlook (plural outlooks)

  1. A place from which something can be viewed.
    Synonym: overlook
    Perched on the edge of the cliff was a hidden outlook.
  2. The view from such a place.
  3. An attitude or point of view.
    Synonyms: attitude, opinion, point of view, viewpoint
    He has a positive outlook on life.
  4. Expectation for the future.
    Synonyms: expectation, prognosis, prospect
    The outlook for temperature rises is worrying.

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VerbEdit

outlook (third-person singular simple present outlooks, present participle outlooking, simple past and past participle outlooked)

  1. (transitive) To face down; to outstare.
    • Shakespeare
      To outlook conquest, and to win renown.
  2. To inspect throughly; to select.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Cotton to this entry?)

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