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lookout

Translation of lookout in German:

n. (pl. lookouts)

  • 1 (observation post) Ausguck, der
  • 3 (BrE) [fig.] that's a bad lookout das sind schlechte Aussichten that's his lookout das ist sein Problem
  • 4keep a lookout [for sb/sth] [nach jmdm./etw.] Ausschau halten

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