Simple Definition of lookout
: a person who watches an area and warns others if there is danger
: a high place or structure from which you can see a wide area
Examples of lookout in a sentence
The troops posted a lookout for the night.
The mountain road had several lookouts where you could enjoy the view.
First Known Use of lookout
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Definition of lookout for Students
1 : a careful watch for something expected or feared <Be on the lookout for trouble.>
2 : a high place from which a wide view is possible
3 : a person who keeps watch
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