outcomenoun [ C usually singular ]uk /ˈaʊt.kʌm/ us /ˈaʊt.kʌm/
- The weather decided the outcome of the cricket match.
- The economy is regarded as the decisive/key factor which will determine the outcome of the general election.
- What's the likely outcome of this whole business?
- He was hopeful about the outcome of the meeting.
- It would be foolhardy to try and predict the outcome of the talks at this stage.
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