4 letter words
3 letter words
loo , lok, ook
2 letter words
ko, oo, lo
Meaning of look
look (third-person singular simple present looks, present participle looking, simple past and past participle looked)
To try to see, to pay attention to with one’s eyes.
Synonyms: see Thesaurus:look
(intransitive) As an intransitive verb, often with “at”.
Troponyms: glance; see also Thesaurus:stare
They kept looking at me.
Don’t look in the closet.
(transitive, colloquial) As a transitive verb, often in the imperative; chiefly takes relative clause as direct object.
Look what you did to him!
Look who’s back!
To appear, to seem.
It looks as if it’s going to rain soon.
(copulative) To give an appearance of being.
That painting looks nice.
(intransitive, often with “for”) To search for, to try to find.
To face or present a view.
The hotel looks over the valleys of the HinduKush.
To expect or anticipate.
I look to each hour for my lover’s arrival.
(Can we find and add a quotation of Shakespeare to this entry?)
(transitive) To express or manifest by a look.
(transitive, often with “to”) To make sure of, to see to.
(dated, sometimes figurative) To show oneself in looking.
Look out of the window [i.e. lean out] while I speak to you.
(transitive, obsolete) To look at; to turn the eyes toward.
(transitive, obsolete) To seek; to search for.
(transitive, obsolete) To influence, overawe, or subdue by looks or presence.
to look down opposition
(baseball) To look at a pitch as a batter without swinging at it.
The fastball caught him looking.
Clem Labine struck Mays out looking at his last at bat.
It’s unusual for Mays to strike out looking. He usually takes a cut at it.