Definitions of look

  1.   give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect She seems to be sleeping This appears to be a very difficult problem This project looks fishy They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time
  2.   the expression on a person's face a sad expression a look of triumph an angry face
  3.   take charge of or deal with Could you see about lunch I must attend to this matter She took care of this business
  4.   look forward to the probable occurrence of We were expecting a visit from our relatives She is looking to a promotion he is waiting to be drafted
  5.   have faith or confidence in you can count on me to help you any time Look to your friends for support You can bet on that Depend on your family in times of crisis
  6.   the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people the feel of the city excited him a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting it had the smell of treason
  7.   face in a certain direction often with respect to another reference point be opposite to The house looks north My backyard look onto the pond The building faces the park
  8.   the act of directing the eyes toward something and perceiving it visually he went out to have a look his look was fixed on her eyes he gave it a good looking at his camera does his looking for him
  9.   physical appearance I don't like the looks of this place
  10.   have a certain outward or facial expression How does she look The child looks unhappy She looked pale after the surgery
  11.   convey by one's expression She looked her devotion to me
  12.   perceive with attention direct one's gaze towards She looked over the expanse of land Look at your child Look a deer in the backyard
  13.   search or seek We looked all day and finally found the child in the forest Look elsewhere for the perfect gift
  14.   accord in appearance with You don't look your age
  15.   be oriented in a certain direction often with respect to another reference point be opposite to The house looks north My backyard look onto the pond The building faces the park
  16.   To direct the attention to something to consider to examine as to look at an action
  17.   To seem to appear to have a particular appearance as the patient looks better the clouds look rainy
  18.   To have a particular direction or situation to face to front
  19.   To show one's self in looking as by leaning out of a window as look out of the window while I speak to you Sometimes used figuratively
  20.   To await the appearance of anything to expect to anticipate
  21.   To look at to turn the eyes toward
  22.   To seek to search for
  23.   To expect
  24.   To influence overawe or subdue by looks or presence as to look down opposition
  25.   To express or manifest by a look
  26.   Expression of the eyes and face manner as a proud or defiant look
  27.   Hence Appearance aspect as the house has a gloomy look the affair has a bad look
  28.   To direct the eyes for the purpose of seeing something to direct the eyes toward an object to observe with the eyes while keeping them directed with various prepositions often in a special or figurative sense See Phrases below
  29.   In the imperative see behold take notice take care observe used to call attention
  30.   The act of looking a glance a sight a view often in certain phrases as to have get take throw or cast a look
  31.   To direct the eye to anything in order to view it direct the mind or attention as to look into a matter front or face as my windows look out on a beautiful garden watch as to look for news appear as she looks happy to depend or turn as citizens look to the state for protection
  32.   To show by an expression of face as he looked his contempt turn the eyes upon as he looked the boy up and down to influence by looking as to look down opposition
  33.   The act of looking appearance expression of face
  34.   See
  35.   To turn the eye toward so as to see to direct the attention to to watch to seem to face as a house B to expect
  36.   To express by a look to influence by looks LOOK AFTER to attend to or take care of B to expect
  37.   The act of looking or seeing sight air of the face appearance
  38.   Imp or int see behold
  39.   Glance of the eye appearauce view
  40.   To direct the sight or attention to search appear
  41.   To influence or express by the looks
  42.   To fix the eyes direct the sight followed by at on or upon
  43.   To apply the mind consider expect followed by for
  44.   To seem appear
  45.   To depend followed by to
  46.   To guard watch followed by to
  47.   A glance of the eye expression aspect appearance
  48.   The act of looking or seeing aspect
  49.   To influence by looks or presence To look down to overawe by the appearance assumed To look out to search for and discover To look in the face to face or meet with boldness To look up a thing to search for it and find it Look attend
  50.   To direct the eye to in order to see to direct the mind or attention to to consider to examine to expect to take care to seem to face to front To look about to look on all sides or in different directions To look about one to be on the watch or vigilant To look after to take care of to search to expect To look for to expect to search To look into to inspect closely To look on to regard to view to be a mere spectator To look over to examine one by one To overlook to pass over without seeing To look out to be on the watch to select To look to or unto to take care of to depend on To look through to penetrate with the eye or the understanding
  51.   To direct the eye to or from anything to consider to apply the mind or understanding to examine to have any particular appearance to have any air or manner to face or front usually followed by on at for after towards
  52.   The act of looking air of the face sight glance appearance view int see behold

Quotes of look

  1. Do you want Columbus to go across the ocean or do you want to put a message in a bottle and hope that it lands somewhere I'd rather have actual people be there Whether they look like Americans or like the inhabitants of some other country depends on who has the most drive – Kevin J. Anderson
  2. When I look at my kids and the ease with which they pick up music I wish I had that – Edie Brickell
  3. If we're talking about masculinity and tenderness I don't look at Clinton – Aaron Eckhart
  4. Only remember west of the Mississippi it's a little more look see act A little less rationalize comment talk – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  5. To this day I don't like people walking on stage not looking good You have to look good If you feel special about yourself then you're going to play special – Benny Goodman
  6. I dont really look at myself as a role model And I just am the way I am and if people want to look up to me they do By no means do I like to give a negative image either – Jordan Knight
  7. If at the end of the day people look at it and say oh yeah I liked his stuff or for the most part I liked his stuff or I've enjoyed watching some of the things he's done that's all I can hope for – Joe Mantegna
  8. All these boundaries Africa Asia Malaysia America are set by men But you don't have to look at boundaries when you are looking at a man at the character of a man The question is What do you stand for Are you a follower or are you a leader – Hakeem Olajuwon
  9. Prohibiting a visible religious sign which isn't a manifestation of militancy would look like a fight against religions – Jean-Pierre Raffarin
  10. I think if you look at Sam Raimi and Jim Cameron those guys know things about filmmaking that almost nobody knows anymore They are students of film from when they handmade films themselves you know cut films with their own hands and razor blades and tape – Dileep Rao
  11. I just got a body wave because I wanted it to look good when it was down – Christy Romano
  12. Class isn't something you buy Look at you You have a $500 suit on and you're still a lowlife – Roger Spottiswoode
  13. Personally I look forward to better tools for analyzing C++ source code – Bjarne Stroustrup
  14. In this choice as I look back over more than half a century I can only follow and trust the same sort of instinct that one follows in the art of fiction – Mary A. Ward
  15. When you are old and gray and full of sleep and nodding by the fire take down this book and slowly read and dream of the soft look your eyes had once and of their shadows deep – William Butler Yeats

Usage examples for look

  1. “ I must go back and look for them – Salome by Emma Marshall
  2. You need not come I could look after her – Love Eternal by H. Rider Haggard
  3. Could I have a look sir – The Boy Allies Under the Sea by Robert L. Drake
  4. We will look for them said Mr Bunker – Six Little Bunkers at Cowboy Jack's by Laura Lee Hope
  5. He didn't look at her – Vera by Elisabeth von Arnim
  6. It's to look at – Rats in the Belfry by John York Cabot
  7. “ I must have a look at it – The Curlytops on Star Island by Howard R. Garis
  8. Look at that Mr Mallock said he – Oddsfish! by Robert Hugh Benson
  9. He didn't have to go far to look for them – Plunkitt of Tammany Hall by George Washington Plunkitt
  10. Let me look about me – Character by Samuel Smiles
  11. There look at Robineau ” – Parisian Points of View by Ludovic Halévy Commentator: Brander Matthews
  12. “ I'll come up with you and look for it – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  13. Why did she look at him like that – Beyond by John Galsworthy
  14. Max has had a look at me he said – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  15. Look at this letter – The Hero of Garside School by J. Harwood Panting
  16. “ No one will look at you – The Daughters of a Genius by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  17. He must look and see – The City of Fire by Grace Livingston Hill
  18. Oh let me look at you – Erik Dorn by Ben Hecht
  19. Should you think so to look at her now – What Answer? by Anna E. Dickinson
  20. You look like you need it – Code Three by Rick Raphael

Rhymes for look