Pronunciation: (out'look"),[key] —n. 1. the view or prospect from a particular place.
2. mental attitude or view; point of view: one's outlook on life. 3. prospect of the future: the political outlook. 4. the place from which an observer looks out; lookout.
5. the act or state of looking out.
6. a watch kept; vigilance; lookout: a careful outlook to prevent forest fires.