- something that follows from an action, dispute, situation, etc; result; consequence
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- a final product or end result:What was the outcome of your interview?
- a final product or end result;
- a conclusion reached through a process of logical thinking.
- Middle English utcume. See out-, come 1175–1225
- 1, 2.See corresponding entry in Unabridged See end 1.