look look  /ˈlʊk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the feelings expressed on a person's face
  2. (n) the act of directing the eyes toward something and perceiving it visually
  3. (n) physical appearance
  4. (n) the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people
  5. (v) perceive with attention; direct one's gaze towards
  6. (v) give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect
  7. (v) have a certain outward or facial expression
  8. (v) search or seek
  9. (v) be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to
  10. (v) take charge of or deal with
  11. (v) convey by one's expression
  12. (v) look forward to the probable occurrence of
  13. (v) accord in appearance with
  14. (v) have faith or confidence in

Usage(s):

  1. Generations of American males surreptitiously added inches to their height by wearing Adler elevatorsordinary-looking shoes that contained hidden built-in platforms.
  2. A study of identical twins reveals the myriad environmental factors that make us look older or, less frequently, younger than our age.
  3. Interactive: A by-the-numbers look at the daily lives of Americans.

News

  1. New Look Eyewear Inc. Announces the Opening of Its 73rd Store Following the Acquisition of Clinique d'optometrie Reine ...

    New Look Eyewear Inc. announced today the acquisition of Clinique d'Optometrie Reine St-Onge Inc., operating an optical clinic located in Levis . Following this acquisition, the clinic becomes the 73rd ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. A look at Iran's voters and election process

    A look at Iran's voters, presidents and election procedures:
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. ‘Look at me’: Rapist charged with exposing self at Seattle park

    ‘Look at me’: Rapist charged with exposing self at Seattle park A rapist accused of displaying himself to children at a Seattle park has been charged with indecent exposure.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

Quotes

  1. Obama said the Arizona law has "the potential of violating the rights of innocent American citizens and legal residents, making them subject to possible stops or questioning, because of what they look like, or how they sound."
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: BusinessWeek

  2. "Staying in Atlanta provides the best opportunity to win today and in the future," he said. "My five years with the Hawks have been the best of my career, and I look forward to my teammates and I trying to reach our ultimate goal together,...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Joe Johnson Source: The Associated Press

  3. "They have been playing together for several years, they are very cohesive, their moves come automatically," German striker Miroslav Klose said. "They made us look passive."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Miroslav Klose Source: Austin American-Statesman

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