Simple Definition of outcome
: something that happens as a result of an activity or process
Full Definition of outcome
: something that follows as a result or consequence <a surprising outcome> <patient outcomes of bypass surgery>
Examples of outcome
the outcome of the election
We are still awaiting the final outcome of the trial.
There are two possible outcomes.
First Known Use of outcome
Rhymes with outcome
alum, aplomb, bass drum, bay rum, beach plum, become, benumb, degum, dim sum, dumdum, dum-dum, eardrum, far from, green thumb, hail from, ho-hum, how come, humdrum, income, in sum, pond scum, side drum, snare drum, sour gum, steel drum, subgum, succumb, sweet gum, therefrom, to come, Tom Thumb, tom-tom, wherefrom, yum-yum
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