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English definition of “look on/upon sb/sth as sth”

look on/upon sb/sth as sth

verb uk phrasal verb with look   /lʊk/ us  
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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