Meaning of OUTLET in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ aʊtlet ]
An outlet is a shop or organization which sells the goods made by a particular manufacturer.
...the largest retail outlet in the city.
N-COUNT : usu supp N
An outlet or an outlet store is a place which sells slightly damaged or outdated goods from a particular manufacturer, or goods that it made in greater quantities than needed.
...the factory outlet store in Belmont.
N-COUNT : also N n
If someone has an outlet for their feelings or ideas, they have a means of expressing and releasing them.
Her father had found an outlet for his ambition in his work.
N-COUNT : oft N for n
An outlet is a hole or pipe through which liquid or air can flow away.
...a warm air outlet.
An outlet is a place, usually in a wall, where you can connect electrical devices to the electricity supply. ( mainly AM; in BRIT, usually use socket )
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006