outcome

[ out-kuhm ]
/ ˈaʊtˌkʌm /

noun

a final product or end result; consequence; issue.
a conclusion reached through a process of logical thinking.

Origin of outcome

First recorded in 1175–1225, outcome is from the Middle English word utcume. See out-, come

Synonym study

1, 2. See end1.
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outcome

/ (ˈaʊtˌkʌm) /

noun

something that follows from an action, dispute, situation, etc; result; consequence
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