What does outlook mean?

Definitions for outlook
ˈaʊtˌlʊkout·look

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mentality, outlook, mindset, mind-setnoun

    a habitual or characteristic mental attitude that determines how you will interpret and respond to situations

  2. expectation, outlook, prospectnoun

    belief about (or mental picture of) the future

  3. lookout, outlooknoun

    the act of looking out

GCIDE

  1. Outlooknoun

    The likely outcome, such as is indicated by the present situation; prospects; prognosis; as, the outlook is grim.

  2. Outlooknoun

    The point of view or attitude of a person; as, one's outlook on life is affected by illness.

Wiktionary

  1. outlooknoun

    A place from which something can be viewed.

    Perched on the edge of the cliff was a hidden outlook.

  2. outlooknoun

    The view from such a place.

  3. outlooknoun

    An attitude or point of view.

    He has a positive outlook on life.

  4. outlooknoun

    Expectation for the future.

    The outlook for temperature rises is worrying.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Outlookverb

    To face down; to browbeat.

    Etymology: out and look.

    I cull’d these fiery spirits from the world,
    To outlook conquest, and to win renown,
    Ev’n in the jaws of danger and of death. William Shakespeare.

Freebase

  1. Outlook

    Outlook is an independent weekly general interest English News magazine published in India. It features contents from politics, sports, cinema, and stories of broad interests. It was first issue in October, 1995 with Vinod Mehta as the Editor in Chief.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Outlook

    owt′lōōk, n. vigilant watch: view obtained by looking out: prospect, or (fig.) one's prospects: a watch-tower.—v.t. to face courageously.

Editors Contribution

  1. outlook

    A future view or future expectation.

    The outlook was positive, optimistic and empowering.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 19, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'outlook' in Nouns Frequency: #2644

Anagrams for outlook »

  1. look out, look-out, lookout

  2. Look out

  3. Look-out

  4. Lookout

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of outlook in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of outlook in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of outlook in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    Some people can conduct a whole session with a mere intention to promote someone's book or eulogize some big businessman's outlook and unabashedly say it to be a free motivational program.

  2. Chris Parkinson:

    There is very much a nervousness within the investment community over the sovereign landscape within Spain. That is being driven by lack of visibility over the political outlook.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    People, barring a very few, are so crook that they continue to overlook a person's outlook shared through the social media post until they look that they can book merely their own profits through his viewpoint and once spotted only their financial benefits in him, they don't even mind to like his looks uploaded online almost everyday.

  4. Mikael Rautanen:

    They didn't give any financial guidance for this year, and all they said about the outlook was that the (networks) market demand looks rather weak. This is a bit like walking in fog, but the result was strong, the networks unit is in a very good shape, and Alcatel also put out some good quarterly numbers.

  5. Rebecca Gordon:

    It looks like there will be a few unanticipated rules to comply with, though, ultimately a positive outlook. The real power of this coin will likely unleash though in 2021 when power Pluto lands on Facebook's Mercury.

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Translations for outlook

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  • výhled, vyhlídkaCzech
  • Ausblick, Einstellung, Aussichtspunkt, AussichtGerman
  • άποψηGreek
  • vidpunktoEsperanto
  • tulevaisuudenkuva, näköala, näkemys, tulevaisuudennäkymät, näkymä, näköalapaikka, näkymätFinnish
  • vue, point de vueFrench
  • panoramaGalician
  • आउटलुकHindi
  • gondolkozásmód, kilátás, szemléletmód, látványHungarian
  • աշխարհայացքըArmenian
  • vista, punto di vista, prospettivaItalian
  • ponto de vista, perspectivaPortuguese
  • punct de vedere, perspectivă, vedereRomanian
  • ви́ды на бу́дущее, наблюда́тельный пункт, вид, взгляд, то́чка зре́ния, панора́ма, перспективаRussian
  • utsiktspunkt, åsikt, framtidsutsikt, prospekt, utsiktSwedish
  • 外表Chinese

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