Simple Definition of outlook
: the way that a person thinks about things
: a set of conditions that will probably exist in the future : the future of someone or something
: a place where you can look out over a wide area; also : a view from such a place
Full Definition of outlook
1 a : a place offering a view b : a view from a particular place
2 : point of view <a positive outlook on life>
3 : the act of looking out
4 : the prospect for the future <the outlook for steel demand in the United States — Wall Street Journal>
Examples of outlook
The students all seemed to have the same outlook.
Despite our differences in outlook, we got along together very well.
scenic outlooks along the highway
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Rhymes with outlook
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OUTLOOK Defined for Kids
Definition of outlook
1 : a view from a certain place <There are scenic outlooks along the highway.>
2 : a way of thinking about or looking at things <He has a cheerful outlook.>
3 : conditions that seem to lie ahead <What's the outlook for business?>
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