What does look upon mean?

Definitions for look upon

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word look upon.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. think of, repute, regard as, look upon, look on, esteem, take to be(verb)

    look on as or consider

    "she looked on this affair as a joke"; "He thinks of himself as a brilliant musician"; "He is reputed to be intelligent"


  1. look upon(Verb)

    To consider or regard something in a specific manner

  2. look upon(Verb)

    To gaze at something; to look on


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of look upon in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of look upon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. William Shakespeare:

    He was a man, take him for all in all, I shall not look upon his like again.

  2. Samuel Johnson:

    I look upon every day to be lost, in which I do not make a new acquaintance.

  3. Ahmed Kamaly:

    (The canal) will unite the people around a national project that people can look upon.

  4. Edgar Allan Poe:

    It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.

  5. Reince Priebus:

    The stakes for the election this November are high. The eyes of the world will look upon America closely to see how we conduct ourselves.

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