Output Definition

Define what is Output?

1. end product, output (noun)

final product; the things produced.

    Synonyms: end product

    product, production noun
    an artifact that has been created by someone or some process.


    crop noun
    the output of something in a season.

    body of work, oeuvre, work noun
    the total output of a writer or artist (or a substantial part of it).

    turning noun
    the end-product created by shaping something on a lathe.

    2. output (verb)

    to create or manufacture a specific amount.

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

    produce, create, make verb
    create or manufacture a man-made product.

    3. yield, output (noun)

    production of a certain amount.

      Synonyms: yield

      production noun
      (economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale.


      crop, harvest noun
      the yield from plants in a single growing season.

      4. output signal, output (noun)

      signal that comes out of an electronic system.

        Synonyms: output signal

        signal, signaling, sign noun
        any nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message.


        printout noun
        the output of a computer in printed form.

        read-out, readout noun
        the output of a computer in readable form.

        5. output, yield, production (noun)

        the quantity of something (as a commodity) that is created (usually within a given period of time).

        • production was up in the second quarter.
        Synonyms: yield, production

        indefinite quantity noun
        an estimated quantity.


        picking, pick noun
        the quantity of a crop that is harvested.

        6. outturn, turnout, output (noun)

        what is produced in a given time period.

          Synonyms: outturn, turnout

          product, production noun
          an artifact that has been created by someone or some process.


          throughput noun
          output relative to input; the amount passing through a system from input to output (especially of a computer program over a period of time).

          Nearby Terms

          output contract (noun)
          a contract in which you promise to deliver your entire output to the other party who promises to accept it

          output device (noun)
          electronic or electromechanical equipment connected to a computer and used to transfer data out of the computer in the form of text, images, sounds, or other media

          output file (noun)
          (computer science) a computer file that contains data that are the output of a device or program

          output program (noun)
          a utility program that organizes the output of a computer

          output routine (noun)
          a routine that controls an output device

          output signal (noun)
          signal that comes out of an electronic system

          output-to-input ratio (noun)
          the output power of a transducer divided by the input power

          outrage (noun)
          a feeling of righteous anger

          outraged (adjective satellite)
          angered at something unjust or wrong

          outrageous (adjective satellite)
          grossly offensive to decency or morality; causing horror

          outrageously (adverb)
          in a very offensive manner

          outrageousness (noun)
          excessive excess

          outrange (verb)
          have a greater range than (another gun)

          outrank (verb)
          take precedence or surpass others in rank

          outre (adjective satellite)
          conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual