outcome

  • 1 Outcome — may refer to: Outcome (game theory), a concept in game theory The Outcome, a Swedish punk rock band outcome measure (or endpoint) in a clinical trial See also Outcome based education This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the… …

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  • 2 outcome — I noun achievement, aftereffect, aftermath, answer, attainment, close, completion, consequence, consummation, creation, culmination, decision, denouement, development, effect, end, end product, ending, eventuality, eventuation, finding, finish,… …

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  • 3 Outcome — Out come, n. That which comes out of, or follows from, something else; issue; result; consequence; upshot. The logical outcome. H. Spenser. [1913 Webster] All true literature, all genuine poetry, is the direct outcome, the condensed essence, of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Outcome — Outcome(s) steht als Fachbegriff allgemein für das Ergebnis oder Gesamtergebnis einer Maßnahme. Der Begriff wird fachübergreifend verwandt und beschreibt das umfassende oder ganzheitliche Resultat. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Medizin 1.1 Interesse des… …

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  • 5 outcome — UK US /ˈaʊtkʌm/ noun [C, usually singular] ► the result or effect of an action, situation, etc.: »It s too early to predict the outcome of the meeting …

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  • 6 outcome — (n.) 1788, that which results from something, originally Scottish, from OUT (Cf. out) + COME (Cf. come) (v.). Popularized in English by Carlyle (c.1830s). Used in M.E. in sense of the act or fact of coming out (c.1200) …

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  • 7 outcome — *effect, result, consequence, upshot, aftereffect, aftermath, sequel, issue, event Analogous words: *fate, lot, portion, destiny: termination, *end …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 8 outcome — [n] consequence, effect aftereffect, aftermath, blowoff, causatum, chain reaction*, conclusion, end, end result*, event, fallout, issue, payback*, payoff*, reaction, result, score, sequel, upshot*; concept 230 Ant. beginning, cause, origin,… …

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  • 9 outcome — ► NOUN ▪ a consequence …

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  • 10 outcome — [out′kum΄] n. [ME utcome] the way something turns out; result; consequence SYN. EFFECT …

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  • 11 outcome — 01. What was the [outcome] of your discussions with your boss? 02. We are quite pleased with the [outcome] of the negotiations. 03. It s a little early to know the [outcome] of the operation, but her doctors are optimistic. 04. The only [outcome] …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 12 outcome — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ desirable, desired, favourable/favorable, good, happy, positive, satisfactory, successful ▪ adverse, bad …

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  • 13 outcome */*/*/ — UK [ˈaʊtˌkʌm] / US noun [countable, usually singular] Word forms outcome : singular outcome plural outcomes 1) the final result of a process, meeting, activity etc A second game will be played to determine the outcome. outcome of: He refused to… …

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  • 14 outcome — [[t]a͟ʊtkʌm[/t]] ♦♦♦ outcomes N COUNT: usu sing, oft the N of n The outcome of an activity, process, or situation is the situation that exists at the end of it. Mr. Singh said he was pleased with the outcome... It s too early to know the outcome… …

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  • 15 outcome — out|come W3 [ˈautkʌm] n the final result of a meeting, discussion, war etc used especially when no one knows what it will be until it actually happens = ↑result outcome of ▪ the outcome of the election ▪ People who had heard the evidence at the… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 16 outcome — out|come [ aut,kʌm ] noun count usually singular *** the final result of a process, meeting, activity, etc.: A second game will be played to determine the outcome. outcome of: He refused to comment on the outcome of the election …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 outcome — noun a) Information, event, object or state of being produced as a result or consequence of a plan, process, accident, effort or other similar action or occurrence. A quality automobile is the outcome of the work of skilled engineers and… …

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  • 18 outcome — n. 1) to decide the (final) outcome of 2) (AE) to measure outcomes ( to evaluate results ) * * * [ aʊtkʌm] to decide the (final) outcome of (AE) to measure outcomes ( to evaluate results ) …

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  • 19 outcome — noun Date: 1788 something that follows as a result or consequence < a surprising outcome > < patient outcomes of bypass surgery > …

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  • 20 Outcome — Out|come 〈[aʊtkʌm] m.; s; unz.〉 Ergebnis, Resultat, Auswirkung ● den Outcome einer pädagogischen Studie beschreiben [engl.] …

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