Textual thesaurus for "look"

(noun) looking, looking at

the act of directing the eyes toward something and perceiving it visually

he went out to have a look; his look was fixed on her eyes; he gave it a good looking at; his camera does his looking for him

(noun) aspect, expression, face, facial expression

the feelings expressed on a person's face

a sad expression; a look of triumph; an angry face

(noun) feel, feeling, flavor, flavour, tone, smell, spirit

the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people

the feel of the city excited him; a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting; it had the smell of treason

(verb) count, depend, bet, reckon, calculate

have faith or confidence in

you can count on me to help you any time; Look to your friends for support; You can bet on that!; Depend on your family in times of crisis

(verb) expect, wait, await

look forward to the probable occurrence of

We were expecting a visit from our relatives; She is looking to a promotion; he is waiting to be drafted

(verb) seem, appear

give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect

She seems to be sleeping; This appears to be a very difficult problem; This project looks fishy; They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time

(verb) search

search or seek

We looked all day and finally found the child in the forest; Look elsewhere for the perfect gift!

(verb) attend, take care, see

take charge of or deal with

Could you see about lunch?; I must attend to this matter; She took care of this business

(verb) front, face

be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to

The house looks north; My backyard look onto the pond; The building faces the park