Translation of "look" - English-Japanese dictionary

look

verb uk /lʊk/

A1 to turn your eyes in the direction of something or someone so that you can see it or them

~が見る
Look at the picture on page two.
He was looking out of the window.

A1 to try to find someone or something

~が探す
I’m looking for my keys.
I’ve looked everywhere but I can’t find my bag.
look nice, strange, etc.

A2 used to describe the appearance of a person or thing

すてきに、変に見える等
Her dress looks really nice.
You look tired.
look like someone/something

B1 used to say that the appearance of a person or thing is similar to the appearance of another person or thing

(人、物)に似ている
You look like your sister.
He looks like a friendly person.
it looks like; it looks as if

B1 used to say that something will probably happen

~(の)ようだ
It looks as if he isn’t coming.
look as if/as though

used to describe the appearance of a person or thing

(人)が~しそうだ, ~であるかのような
She looked as if she was going to cry.
look!

something you say when you are annoyed and you want people to listen to you

いいかい(いらだちなどを表す)
Look! I’ve had enough of your complaining.

to face a particular direction

~が~の方向を向く
The garden looks south.

(Translation of “look verb” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)