Definitions for outputˈaʊtˌpʊt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. end product, output(noun)

    final product; the things produced

  2. output, yield(noun)

    production of a certain amount

  3. output signal, output(noun)

    signal that comes out of an electronic system

  4. output, yield, production(noun)

    the quantity of something (as a commodity) that is created (usually within a given period of time)

    "production was up in the second quarter"

  5. output, outturn, turnout(verb)

    what is produced in a given time period

  6. output(verb)

    to create or manufacture a specific amount

    "the computer is outputting the data from the job I'm running"


  1. Output(n.)

    The materials, profits, or information produced by any system.

  2. Output(n.)

    The power, voltage, or current produced by a device to generate or regulate electrical power; as, the power supply had a maximum output of 250 milliamps.

  3. Output(n.)

    (Computers) The data or information produced by operation of a computer program or subroutine for transfer to another program or to an external device. The output of one program may be used as the input to another program.

  4. Output(n.)

    The amount or quantity of a material or product that is produced by a mine, factory, or any system for production of commercial goods, such as the amount of coal or ore put out from one or more mines, or the quantity of material produced by, or turned out from, one or more furnaces or mills, in a given time; production.


  1. output(Noun)

    Production; quantity produced, created, or completed.

    The factory increased its output this year.

  2. output(Noun)

    Data sent out of the computer, as to output device such as a monitor or printer.

    a six page output

  3. output(Verb)

    to produce, create, or complete.

    We output 1400 units last year.

  4. output(Verb)

    to send data out of a computer, as to an output device such as a monitor or printer.

    When I hit enter, it outputs a bunch of numbers.


  1. Output

    Output is the term denoting either an exit or changes which exit a system and which activate/modify a process. It is an abstract concept, used in the modeling, system design and system exploitation.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Output

    The rate of energy delivered or of work done by a machine. In the case of a current generator it is the volt-coulombs per given second, or better the volt-amperes delivered at its outer circuit terminals.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'output' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1758

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'output' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3203

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'output' in Nouns Frequency: #757

Anagrams of output »

  1. putout, put out

  2. Put out

  3. Putout

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