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noun [singular]     outlook pronunciation in British English
  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.

  3. 3
    formal the view from a particular place

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