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Engelsk navneord: look

1. look (om egenskab) the feelings expressed on a person's face


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA sad expression.
A look of triumph.
An angry face.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)aspect, expression, face, facial expression


Mindre specifikke termercountenance, visage


Mere specifikke termerleer, light, spark, sparkle, twinkle

2. look (om handling) the act of directing the eyes toward something and perceiving it visually


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe 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.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)looking, looking at


Mindre specifikke termerperception, sensing


Mere specifikke termercoup d'oeil, dekko, evil eye, glance, glimpse, lookout, observance, observation, outlook, peek, peep, rubber-necking, scrutiny, sight, sightseeing, squint, stare, survey, view, watching

3. look (om egenskab) physical appearance


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI don't like the looks of this place.


Mindre specifikke termerappearance, visual aspect

4. look (om tilstand) the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe feel of the city excited him.
A clergyman improved the tone of the meeting.
It had the smell of treason.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)feel, feeling, flavor, flavour, smell, spirit, tone


Mindre specifikke termerambiance, ambience, atmosphere


Mere specifikke termerHollywood, Zeitgeist


Engelsk udsagnsord: look

1. look (om opfattelse) perceive with attention; direct one's gaze towards


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe looked over the expanse of land.
Look at your child!.
Look--a deer in the backyard!.


Eksempler på anvendelseThey look up the hill


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Mere specifikke termeradmire, consider, eye, eyeball, gape, gawk, gawp, gaze, get a load, give the eye, give the glad eye, give the once over, glance, glint, gloat, goggle, have a look, leer, look around, look away, look back, look backward, ogle, peek, peep, peer, regard, squint, stare, stare, take a look


Kan forårsagesee

2. look (om opfattelse) give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe 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.


Eksempler på anvendelseJohn will look angry


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)appear, seem


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s Adjective/Noun.
Somebody ----s Adjective.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE


Mindre specifikke termerbe


Mere specifikke termerbeam, come across, cut, feel, feel, gleam, glint, glisten, glitter, glow, jump, jump out, leap out, lift, loom, make, pass off, radiate, rear, rise, shine, shine, sound, stand out, stick out

3. look (i anatomi) have a certain outward or facial expression


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHow does she look?.
The child looks unhappy.
She looked pale after the surgery.


Eksempler på anvendelseThe food does look good


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s Adjective/Noun.
Somebody ----s Adjective


Mindre specifikke termerbe


Mere specifikke termersquint

4. look (om opfattelse) search or seek


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe looked all day and finally found the child in the forest.
Look elsewhere for the perfect gift!.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)search


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerexamine, see


Mere specifikke termercruise, horn in, hunt, intrude, nose, poke, prospect, pry

5. look (om tilstand) be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe house looks north.
My backyard look onto the pond.
The building faces the park.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)face, front


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerlie


Mere specifikke termerconfront


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningface


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)back

6. look (om adfærd) take charge of or deal with


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCould you see about lunch?.
I must attend to this matter.
She took care of this business.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)attend, see, take care


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termercare, give care


Mere specifikke termerminister, tend

7. look (om kommunikation) convey by one's expression


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe looked her devotion to me.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody


Mindre specifikke termerconvey

8. look (om erkendelse) look forward to the probable occurrence of


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe were expecting a visit from our relatives.
She is looking to a promotion.
He is waiting to be drafted.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)await, expect, wait


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE.
Somebody ----s VERB-ing


Mere specifikke termeranticipate, expect, hang on, hold on, hold the line, look for, look forward, look to, look to


Udsagnsord med lignende betydninganticipate, expect

9. look (om tilstand) accord in appearance with


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningYou don't look your age!.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeragree, check, correspond, fit, gibe, jibe, match, tally

10. look (om erkendelse) have faith or confidence in


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningYou 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.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bet, calculate, count, depend, reckon


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerbank, rely, swear, trust









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