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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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