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Noun look has 4 senses
  1. expression, look, aspect, facial expression, face - the expression on a person's face; "a sad expression"; "a look of triumph"; "an angry face"
    --1 is a kind of countenance, visage
    --1 has particulars: leer; sparkle, spark, light
    Derived forms: verb look2, verb look7, verb look3
  2. look, 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"
    --2 is a kind of sensing, perception
    --2 has particulars:
     glance, glimpse, coup d'oeil; scrutiny; peek, peep; stare; evil eye; sightseeing, rubber-necking; observation, observance, watching; lookout, outlook; view, survey, sight; dekko
    Derived form: verb look1
  3. look - physical appearance; "I don't like the looks of this place"
    --3 is a kind of
    appearance, visual aspect
    Derived forms: verb look2, verb look3
  4. spirit, tone, feel, feeling, flavor, flavour, look, smell - 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"
    --4 is a kind of atmosphere, ambiance, ambience
    --4 has particulars: Hollywood; Zeitgeist
    Derived form: verb look2
Verb look has 10 senses
  1. look - perceive with attention; direct one's gaze towards; "She looked over the expanse of land"; "Look at your child!"; "Look--a deer in the backyard!"
    Derived forms: noun looker1, noun look2
    Sample sentence:
    They look up the hill
  2. look, appear, seem - 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"
    --2 is one way to be
    Derived forms: noun look4, noun look1, noun look3
    Sample sentence:
    John will look angry
  3. look - have a certain outward or facial expression; "How does she look?"; "The child looks unhappy"; "She looked pale after the surgery"
    --3 is one way to
    Derived forms: noun look1, noun look3
    Sample sentence:
    The food does look good
  4. search, look - search or seek; "We looked all day and finally found the child in the forest"; "Look elsewhere for the perfect gift!"
    --4 is one way to examine, see
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
  5. front, look, 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"
    --5 is one way to lie
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
  6. attend, take care, look, see - take charge of or deal with; "Could you see about lunch?"; "I must attend to this matter"; "She took care of this business"
    --6 is one way to care, give care
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s PP
  7. look - convey by one's expression; "She looked her devotion to me"
    --7 is one way to
    convey, impart
    Derived form: noun look1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something to somebody
  8. expect, look, await, wait - 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"
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s VERB-ing
    => Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE
  9. look - accord in appearance with; "You don't look your age!"
    --9 is one way to
    match, fit, correspond, check, jibe, gibe, tally, agree
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  10. count, bet, depend, look, calculate, reckon - 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"
    --10 is one way to trust, swear, rely, bank
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
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