Associations to the word «Outcome»


OUTCOME, noun. That which is produced or occurs as a result of an event or process.
OUTCOME, noun. (Can we verify([1]) this sense?) A positive result or consequence.
OUTCOME, noun. (probability theory) The result of a random trial. An element of a sample space.
OUTCOME, noun. (education) The results or evidence of students' learning experience. Often used in place of desired outcomes.
OUTCOME, noun. (chiefly sport) The scoreline; the result.
OUTCOME DELIVERY, noun. The process of achieving an outcome of change or transformation through activities, performance measures and targets. Typically used by local authorities and other organisations when developing business plans.
OUTCOME VARIABLE, noun. (mathematics) A dependent variable thought to change as a function of changes in a predictor variable.

Dictionary definition

OUTCOME, noun. Something that results; "he listened for the results on the radio".
OUTCOME, noun. A phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon; "the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise"; "his decision had depressing consequences for business"; "he acted very wise after the event".

Wise words

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