look up to sb Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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look up to sb

phrasal verb with look uk   us   /lʊk/ verb
B2 to ​admire and ​respect someone: He'd always ​looked up to his ​uncle.
(Definition of look up to sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “look up to sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 敬仰,敬重…
in Turkish hayran olmak, saygı duymak, saymak…
in Russian уважать, восхищаться…
in Chinese (Traditional) 敬仰,敬重…
in Polish podziwiać kogoś…
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