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Spanish translation of “look”


verb /luk/
to turn the eyes in a certain direction so as to see, to find, to express etc He looked out of the window I’ve looked everywhere, but I can’t find him He looked at me (angrily). to seem It looks as if it’s going to rain She looks sad. to face
dar a
The house looks west.
look-alike noun a person who looks (exactly) like someone else; a double the prince’s look-alike. -looking having a certain appearance good-looking strange-looking. looks noun plural (attractive) appearance
She lost her looks as she grew older good looks.
looker-on noun a person who is watching something happening; an onlooker. looking-glass noun a mirror. lookout noun a careful watch a sharp lookout (also adjective) a lookout post. a place from which such a watch can be kept. a person who has been given the job of watching There was a shout from the lookout. concern, responsibility If he catches you leaving early, that’s your lookout! by the look(s) of judging from the appearance of (someone or something) it seems likely or probable
por lo visto
By the looks of him, he won’t live much longer It’s going to rain by the look of it.
look after to attend to or take care of She gave up her job to look after the children. look ahead to consider what will happen in the future Let’s have a look ahead to tomorrow’s tennis final. look down one’s nose at to regard with contempt
mirar a alguien mal
She looks down her nose at poor people.
look down on to regard as inferior She looks down on her husband’s relations. look for to search for
buscar algo
I’ve been looking for that book everywhere.
look forward to to wait with pleasure for I am looking forward to seeing you / to the holidays. look here! give your attention to this
Look here! Isn’t that what you wanted? Look here, Mary, you’re being unfair!
look in on to visit briefly I decided to look in on Paul and Carol on my way home. look into to inspect or investigate closely The manager will look into your complaint. look on to watch something No, I don’t want to play – I’d rather look on. (with as) to think of or consider I have lived with my aunt since I was a baby, and I look on her as my mother. look out (usually with for) to watch She was looking out for him from the window. to find by searching I’ve looked out these books for you. look out! beware! take care! Look out! There’s a car coming! look over to examine We have been looking over the new house. look through to look at or study briefly I’ve looked through your report. look up to improve Things have been looking up lately. to pay a visit to
visitar, ir a ver
I looked up several old friends.
to search for in a book of reference You should look the word up (in a dictionary).
look up to to respect the conduct, opinions etc of He has always looked up to his father.
(Definition of look from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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