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phrasal verb with look  us   /lʊk/ verb

look up (IMPROVE)

to get ​better; ​improve: I ​hope things will ​start to look up in the new ​year.
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informal
phrasal verb with look uk   us   /lʊk/ verb
C1 to ​becomebetter: I ​hope things will ​start to ​look up in the new ​year. Our ​financialsituation is ​looking up at last.
(Definition of look up from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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informal
phrasal verb with look uk   us   /lʊk/ verb [I]
[I] to become better: In the ​financesector things are looking up.
(Definition of look up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “look up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 改善,好转…
in Turkish iyileşmek, düzelmek, gelişmek…
in Russian улучшаться…
in Chinese (Traditional) 改善,好轉…
in Polish poprawiać się, mieć się ku lepszemu…
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