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English definition of “look at sth”

look at sth

phrasal verb with look
 
 
/lʊk/ verb
THINK B2 to think about a subject carefully so that you can make a decision about it: Management is looking at ways of cutting costs.Thinking and contemplatingAnalysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
READ B2 to read something: Can you look at my essay sometime?Reading
EXPERT B2 If an expert looks at something, they examine it: Did you get the doctor to look at your knee?Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
OPINION to consider something in a particular way: If I'd been a mother I might have looked at things differently.Opinions, beliefs and points of view
(Definition of look at sth from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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