- Antonyms of OUTCOME:
- consideration, determinant, factor, base, basis, foundation, ground, groundwork, impetus, incentive, inspiration, instigation, stimulus, mother, origin, root, source, spring, antecedent, causation, cause, occasion, reason.
- Examples of usage:
The very outcome of the war itself depended upon wheat.
"The Desert of Wheat",Zane Grey.
No matter what the outcome of this is, Levi Markham, I reckon you'll live to thank me for putting you on the right track."
"A Son of the Hills",Harriet T. Comstock.
He was a victim to a war that was the outcome solely of Napoleon's Continental System, and not of the needs of France.
"The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2)",John Holland Rose.
- The very outcome of the war itself depended upon wheat.