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English definition of “look to sb to do sth”

look to sb to do sth

phrasal verb with look     /lʊk/ verb
to hope that someone will do something for you: We're looking to you to advise us on how to proceed .Hoping and hopefulnessPotential
(Definition of look to sb to do sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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