outcome

  1. a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon

    Synonyms : consequence, effect, event, issue, result, upshot
    Type Of : phenomenon
  2. something that results

    Synonyms : final result, result, resultant, termination
    Type Of : ending, finish, conclusion

oblivion

  1. the state of being disregarded or forgotten

    Synonyms : limbo
    Type Of : obscurity
  2. total forgetfulness

    Synonyms : obliviousness
    Type Of : forgetfulness
    Examples :
    • he sought the great oblivion of sleep

overall

  1. a loose protective coverall or smock worn over ordinary clothing for dirty work

    Synonyms : boilers suit, boilersuit
    Type Of : coverall
  2. including everything

    Examples :
    • the overall cost
  3. involving only main features

    Examples :
    • the overall pattern of his life
  4. (usually plural) work clothing consisting of denim trousers (usually with a bib and shoulder straps)

    Type Of : work clothing, work-clothing, work-clothes, work clothes

octogenarian

  1. someone whose age is in the eighties

    Type Of : golden ager, old person, oldster, senior citizen
  2. being from 80 to 89 years old

owing

  1. owed as a debt

    Synonyms : outstanding, undischarged

orgasm

  1. the moment of most intense pleasure in sexual intercourse

    Synonyms : climax, coming, sexual climax
    Type Of : consummation

oppression

  1. a feeling of being oppressed

    Synonyms : oppressiveness
    Type Of : depression
  2. the act of subjugating by cruelty

    Synonyms : subjugation
    Type Of : persecution
    Examples :
    • the tyrant's oppression of the people
  3. the state of being kept down by unjust use of force or authority:

    Type Of : subjection, subjugation
    Examples :
    • after years of oppression they finally revolted

origami

  1. the Japanese art of folding paper into shapes representing objects (e.g., flowers or birds)

    Type Of : art, artistic creation, artistic production

odium

  1. hate coupled with disgust

    Synonyms : abhorrence, abomination, detestation, execration, loathing
    Type Of : disgust, hate, hatred
  2. state of disgrace resulting from detestable behavior

    Type Of : disgrace, ignominy, shame

observed

  1. discovered or determined by scientific observation

    Synonyms : ascertained, discovered
    Examples :
    • no explanation for the observed phenomena