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look on/upon sb/sth as sth

phrasal verb with look uk   us   /lʊk/ verb
C1 to ​consider or ​think of someone or something as something: We ​looked on her as a ​daughter. I've ​lived there so ​long I ​look on the ​town as my ​home.

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