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  • noun

Synonyms for outlook

Synonyms for outlook

the position from which something is observed or considered

a frame of mind affecting one's thoughts or behavior

chance of success or advancement

a high structure or place commanding a wide view

that which is or can be seen

Synonyms for outlook

a habitual or characteristic mental attitude that determines how you will interpret and respond to situations

belief about (or mental picture of) the future

the act of looking out


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And so the glutton joined the party, and the ship mounted again into the air, and flew up and onward, till the Simpleton from his outlook saw a man walking by the shore of a great lake, and evidently looking for something.
We Russians no sooner arrive at the brink of the water, and realize that we are really at the brink, than we are so delighted with the outlook that in we plunge and swim to the farthest point we can see.
Moreover, she had a tradition of unsentimental and unscrupulous action that vitiated her international outlook profoundly.
I am most grateful to the Outlook for permission to gratify these requests.
I know your outlook," said the Mason, "and the view of life you mention, and which you think is the result of your own mental efforts, is the one held by the majority of people, and is the invariable fruit of pride, indolence, and ignorance.
If the widow goes to her cupboard and finds it bare," Richard answered, "her spiritual outlook we may admit will be affected.
To be born the son of a Middlemarch manufacturer, and inevitable heir to nothing in particular, while such men as Mainwaring and Vyan--certainly life was a poor business, when a spirited young fellow, with a good appetite for the best of everything, had so poor an outlook.
The outlook was anything but promising, and the young padwar wished that he had died before ever he had had to speak the words he now must speak.
You know exactly how narrow their outlook on life is, excellent creatures though they are.
The whole mechanical outlook upon life, as she had known it, seemed, even in those few seconds, to become a false and meretricious thing.
When I first entered your service and you told me what your outlook upon life was, I never dreamed but that the years would make a man of you again, I never believed that you could be such a brute as to carry out your threats.
There was much that was false and harmful in this outlook, as concerning the laxity the men permitted themselves, but in regard to the women that old-fashioned view
Her quick mind and changing moods bewildered him, while her outlook on life was so different from what he conceived a woman's outlook should be, that he was more often than not at sixes and sevens with her.
Yet it remains true that Hesiod's distinctive title to a high place in Greek literature lies in the very fact of his freedom form classic form, and his grave, and yet child-like, outlook upon his world.
The flats, their only outlook, hung like an ornate curtain between Margaret and the welter of London.