Hyphenation of look

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Definitions of look:

The feelings expressed on a person's face
A sad expression A look of triumph An angry face
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
Physical appearance
I don't like the looks of this place
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
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!
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
Have a certain outward or facial expression
How does she look? The child looks unhappy She looked pale after the surgery
Search or seek
We looked all day and finally found the child in the forest Look elsewhere for the perfect gift!
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
Take charge of or deal with
Could you see about lunch? I must attend to this matter She took care of this business
Convey by one's expression
She looked her devotion to me
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
Accord in appearance with
You don't look your age!
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

Synonyms of look:

noun expression, aspect, facial expression, face, countenance, visage
noun looking, looking at, sensing, perception
noun appearance, visual aspect
noun spirit, tone, feel, feeling, flavor, flavour, smell, atmosphere, ambiance, ambience
verblook back, look away, look after, look on, look up to, look for, look into, look back, look up
verb appear, seem, be
verb be
verb search, examine, see
verb front, face, lie
verb attend, take care, see, care, give care
verb convey, impart
verb expect, await, wait
verb match, fit, correspond, check, jibe, gibe, tally, agree
verb count, bet, depend, calculate, reckon, trust, swear, rely, bank

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