Definition of outcome
: something that follows as a result or consequence <a surprising outcome> <patient outcomes of bypass surgery> <We are still awaiting the final outcome of the trial.>
Examples of outcome in a sentence
the outcome of the election
We are still awaiting the final outcome of the trial.
There are two possible outcomes.
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OUTCOME Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of outcome for English Language Learners
: something that happens as a result of an activity or process
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