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noun [singular] outlook pronunciation in British English /ˈaʊtˌlʊk/
  1. 1
    an idea about what a situation will be like in the future
    The general outlook is much better than it was last year.
    outlook for: The outlook for the economy is still uncertain.
  2. 2
    your general attitude to things
    The course should suit both her ability and outlook.
    outlook on: They shared the same kind of outlook on life.


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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