Phrases related to: look-see

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don't look to the floor for pennies, look to the sky for rainbows.Stand tall and never be afraid to embrace the world.Rate it:

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have a look-seeTake a look.Rate it:

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I see London, I see FranceIndicates that a person's underwear is showing.Rate it:

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see you when I see youUsed as a farewell, when the next time the speaker and interlocutor will meet is not known.Rate it:

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from can see to can't seeFrom the time when it is barely light enough to see until there is no light remaining whatsoever: from sunup to sundown, from dawn to duskRate it:

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dirty lookAn unpleasant or disdainful look or expression, often directed at someone.Rate it:

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does someone look likeUsed if the interlocutor seems to believe something inaccurate about; this question serves to free someone of a misconception.Rate it:

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don't look at meA response indicating that one is not willing or able to perform a task.Rate it:

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look aheadto look in front of you literallyRate it:

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look aroundTo turn one's head to see what is behind oneself.Rate it:

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look aroundTo take note of what is going on; To make oneself aware.Rate it:

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look aroundUsed other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see look,‎ around.Rate it:

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look backTo look behind oneself.Rate it:

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Look Down Your Nose at SomeoneTo look down upon people, to treat people inferior or lowRate it:

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look forward toTo anticipate, expect, or wait for, especially with a feeling of approval or pleasure.Rate it:

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look outBe vigilant and aware.Rate it:

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look up toTo show respect or admiration for.Rate it:

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look uponTo gaze at something; to look on.Rate it:

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look what the cat's dragged inUsed as an ironic acknowledgement of someone's arrival, especially to imply that they are unwelcome or disagreeable in some way.Rate it:

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look afterTo watch or protect; to keep safe.Rate it:

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a cat can look at a kingAlternative form of a cat may look at a king.1982, A J Ayer, Rate it:

(4.51 / 10 votes)
look backTo reminisce about a past time.Rate it:

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look hereListen to me!Rate it:

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look offTo mislead by directing one's apparent attention away from one's true object of intent.Rate it:

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look on asTo treat someone in a particular role; to consider someone in a particular way.Rate it:

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look on the bright sideto examine a situation, usually bad, from a positive perspectiveRate it:

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look outwarningRate it:

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look outTo look from within to the outside.Rate it:

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look out! there's a car coming!Pay attention, otherwise you can be ran over.Rate it:

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look intoTo investigate, explore, or consider.Rate it:

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look the other wayTo ignore something wrong. Similar to connive.Rate it:

(4.40 / 5 votes)
look onTo watch; to observe.Rate it:

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look upTo obtain information about something from a text source.Rate it:

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look forTo search; to seek.Rate it:

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look overTo scan-read and check for errors.Rate it:

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a cat may look at a kingEven a purported inferior has certain abilities, even in the presence of a purported superiorRate it:

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look offTo put off by one's facial expression.Rate it:

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don't look a gift horse in the mouthDo not unappreciatively question a gift or handout too closely.Rate it:

(3.80 / 5 votes)
look atVisually.Rate it:

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never look a gift horse in the mouthAlternative form of don't look a gift horse in the mouth.Rate it:

(3.67 / 3 votes)
look aheadTo consider the future, to anticipate future events.Rate it:

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look aroundTo search a place.Rate it:

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look at the winter trees, cold-hearted; cruel; apathetically ignorant.The 'winter trees' are my family, and they are exactly as I have described.Rate it:

(3.50 / 4 votes)
look down uponAlternative form of look down onRate it:

(3.50 / 2 votes)
look forwardTo anticipate or expect; especially, to expect something to be pleasant.Rate it:

(3.50 / 6 votes)
look toTo seek inspiration or advice from someone.Rate it:

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look before you leapDon't jump into something too precipitously; be at least a bit foresightful or circumspect.Rate it:

(3.33 / 3 votes)
look through rose-tinted glassesAlternative spelling of wear rose-colored glasses.Rate it:

(3.33 / 3 votes)
look upTo look in an upwards manner.Rate it:

(3.33 / 3 votes)
Don't Look a Gift Horse in the MouthDon’t complain if you get gift that is not as good as you expect; accept what you've been given without analyzing its valueRate it:

(3.00 / 2 votes)

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