1. something that results

Similar word(s): result, resultant, termination

Definition categories: event, conclusion, ending, finish

2. a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon

Similar word(s): consequence, effect, event, issue, result, upshot

Definition categories: phenomenon

Sentences with outcome as a noun:

- A quality automobile is the outcome of the work of skilled engineers and thousands of workers.

- Three is a possible outcome of tossing a six-sided die.

- The outcomes of this course are outlined in your syllabus.