What does outlet mean?

Definitions for outlet
ˈaʊt lɛt, -lɪtout·let

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mercantile establishment, retail store, sales outlet, outletnoun

    a place of business for retailing goods

  2. wall socket, wall plug, electric outlet, electrical outlet, outlet, electric receptaclenoun

    receptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical devices

  3. exit, issue, outlet, way outnoun

    an opening that permits escape or release

    "he blocked the way out"; "the canyon had only one issue"

  4. release, outlet, ventnoun

    activity that frees or expresses creative energy or emotion

    "she had no other outlet for her feelings"; "he gave vent to his anger"

Wiktionary

  1. outletnoun

    a vent or similar passage to allow the escape of something

  2. outletnoun

    something which allows for the release of one's desires

  3. outletnoun

    a river that runs out of a lake

  4. outletnoun

    a shop that sells the products of a particular manufacturer or supplier

  5. outletnoun

    a wall-mounted device such as a socket or receptacle connected to an electrical system at which current is taken to supply utilization equipment or appliances.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Outlet

    owt′let, n. the place or means by which anything is let out: the passage outward, vent.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Outlet

    The part of an electrolier or electric light fixture out of which the wires are led for attachment of an incandescent light socket.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. outlet

    The effluent or stream by which a lake discharges its water. Also applied to the spot where the efflux commences.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'outlet' in Nouns Frequency: #2424

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of outlet in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of outlet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of outlet in a Sentence

  1. Lisa Kott:

    It's a great outlet, it's wonderful for a kid with such a serious diagnosis to relate to that level of imagination, it's almost like you need that to get through it. You can't get through something so severe without really making it lighthearted for them.

  2. Curtis Foster:

    CONOR MCGREGOR SEEN IN NEW VIDEO SHATTERING WINDOW AMID BLOODY BUS FIGHT Curtis Foster, the coach of the Lady Warriors, also shared his account of the incident with the outlet. She told him she wasn't going anywhere. Then, the gentleman came from behind, the other coach came over and started stomping on him, so at that time, my assistant coach helped me grab one of the guys to get them off him.

  3. Bob Seger:

    there will always be pressures and time sin your life when you'll need answers, but coke and the rest offer nothing -- no outlet, no information. And, believe me, you're only as good as your information.

  4. Andrew Torba:

    Every major communication outlet, every major social network, is run, owned, controlled and operated by progressive leaders, progressive workers in Silicon Valley.

  5. Cherry Creek School District:

    We do not tolerate bullying of any kind in our schools and we have a comprehensive bullying prevention program in place at all of our schools, we were made aware of that video when a media outlet approached us with it. We took immediate action in response, turning the video over to police and addressing the matter with students.

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