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
LOOKOUT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of lookout for English Language Learners
: 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
LOOKOUT Defined for Kids
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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