Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Japanese translation of “look”

look

verb
 
/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.
(Definition of look verb from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “look” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

maiden

a girl or young woman

Word of the Day

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More