- An example of outlook is having a positive attitude.
- An example of outlook is the economy seeming to be growing.
- An example of outlook is sitting on your roof to see fireworks better.
- a place for watching or looking out
- the view from such a place
- the act of looking out
- mental view or attitude
- expectation or prospect; probable outcome
- A point of view; an attitude: a positive outlook.
- Expectation for the future: the long-term outlook for economic growth.
- a. A place where something can be viewed.b. The view seen from such a place.
(third-person singular simple present outlooks, present participle outlooking, simple past and past participle outlooked)
- To face down; to outstare.
- To inspect throughly; to select.
outlook - Computer Definition
Microsoft's flagship mail client and personal information manager. Outlook includes a PIM, calendaring, to-do list and groupware functions. It also provides a journaling capability for keeping track of hourly billing. Outlook can be the mail client to Microsoft Exchange Server or any other mail server hosted by an ISP. Outlook Express was a lite version of Outlook for e-mail only that came with Windows. It was enhanced and renamed with the Windows Live moniker (see Windows Live Mail). Outlook on the Web Formerly called "Exchange Web Connect" (EWC), Outlook Web Access and Outlook Web App (OWA), Outlook on the web is an Exchange Server function that lets users access their e-mail, contacts and calendar from any Web browser without having to run a pre-configured Outlook client program. See Outlook file types, Outlook.com, Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft Office.