English noun: outcome
|1.||outcome (event) something that results|
|Samples||He listened for the results on the radio.|
|Synonyms||final result, result, resultant, termination|
|Broader (hypernym)||conclusion, ending, finish|
|Narrower (hyponym)||aftermath, consequence, deal, decision, decision, denouement, just deserts, poetic justice, separation, sequel, subsequence, worst|
|2.||outcome (phenomenon) a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon|
|Samples||The magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise.|
His decision had depressing consequences for business.
He acted very wise after the event.
|Synonyms||consequence, effect, event, issue, result, upshot|
|Narrower (hyponym)||aftereffect, aftermath, backwash, bandwagon effect, branch, brisance, butterfly effect, by-product, byproduct, change, coattails effect, Coriolis effect, dent, domino effect, fallout, harvest, impact, influence, knock-on effect, materialisation, materialization, offset, offshoot, offspring, outgrowth, placebo effect, position effect, product, repercussion, response, reverberation, side effect, spillover, wake, wallop|