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informal
phrasal verb with look uk   us   /lʊk/ verb
C1 to become better: I hope things will start to look up in the new year. Our financial situation is looking up at last.
Translations of “look up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 改善,好轉…
in Russian улучшаться…
in Turkish iyileşmek, düzelmek, gelişmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 改善,好转…
in Polish poprawiać się, mieć się ku lepszemu…
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