Meaning of “look to sb to do sth” in the English Dictionary

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"look to sb to do sth" in British English

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look to sb to do sth

phrasal verb with look uk /lʊk/ us /lʊk/ verb

to hope that someone will do something for you:

We're looking to you to advise us on how to proceed.

(Definition of “look to sb to do sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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