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outlook

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1 a high place or structure from which a wide view is possible

  • the cliff-top outlook provides an expansive view of the sleepy village down in the valley
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2 a way of looking at or thinking about something

  • tried to keep a cheerful outlook on life
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frame of reference, point of view

3 all that can be seen from a certain point

  • the outlook from the tower is spectacular in all directions
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prospect, outlook, anticipation, foretaste mean an advance realization of something to come. prospect implies expectation of a particular event, condition, or development of definite interest or concern.
    • the prospect of a quiet weekend
outlook suggests a forecasting of the future.
    • a favorable outlook for the economy
anticipation implies a prospect or outlook that involves advance suffering or enjoyment of what is foreseen.
    • the anticipation of her arrival
foretaste implies an actual though brief or partial experience of something forthcoming.
    • the frost was a foretaste of winter


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