Home > Dictionary > A-Z Xitsonga - English

Languta - Look

< Edit >
No rating - How accurate is the information on this page? Rate it below or send suggestions

Definition of look
- Look n
- The expression on a person's face; "a sad expression"; "a look of triumph"; "an angry face" [syn: {expression}, {aspect}, {facial expression}, {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" [syn: {looking}, {looking at}]
- 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" [syn: {spirit}, {tone}, {feel}, {feeling}, {flavor}, {flavour}, {smell}] v
- 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" [syn: {appear}, {seem}]
- 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!" [syn: {search}]
- 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" [syn: {front}, {face}] [ant: {back}]
- Take charge of or deal with; "Could you see about lunch?"; "I must attend to this matter"; "She took care of this business" [syn: {attend}, {take care}, {see}]
- 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" [syn: {expect}, {await}, {wait}]
- 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" [syn: {count}, {bet}, {depend}, {calculate}, {reckon}]
This item has never been edited.

X
Help improve quality
Main description
Translation
Suggestion/s
Email Address

Update will not reflect immediatly. We recommend you login