Output - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈaʊtpʊt|  American pronunciation of the word output
Brit.  |ˈaʊtpʊt|  British pronunciation of the word output


- final product; the things produced
- production of a certain amount (syn: yield)
- signal that comes out of an electronic system
- the quantity of something (as a commodity) that is created (usually within a given period of time) (syn: production, yield)
- what is produced in a given time period (syn: outturn, turnout)


- to create or manufacture a specific amount


Much of her output as a writer was first published in magazines.

Connect the yellow cable to the Video Output.

Results are output in the form of punched cards.

Output is up 30% on last year.

Korea's agricultural output

the computer is outputting the data from the job I'm running

The computer's output is shown on this screen.

Computers output data very quickly.

My output was not everybody's dish.

Output has increased dramatically.

Their industrial output went down again in December, which meant a fall of 2.2% over the year.

Handel's prolific output of opera

We reckon that sitting in traffic jams costs us around $9 billion a year in lost output.

The factory's output is now up to 150,000 units each month.

In order to maximize profit the firm would seek to maximize output...

Word forms

I/you/we/they: output
he/she/it: outputs
present participle: outputting
past tense: output
past participle: output
singular: output
plural: outputs
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