look, looking, looking at(noun)
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"
looking, looking for(adj)
the act of searching visually
appearing to be as specified; usually used as combining forms
"left their clothes dirty looking"; "a most disagreeable looking character"; "angry-looking"; "liquid-looking"; "severe-looking policemen on noble horses"; "fine-sounding phrases"; "taken in by high-sounding talk"
having a certain look or appearance; -- often compounded with adjectives; as, good-looking, grand-looking, etc
the act of one who looks; a glance
the manner in which one looks; appearance; countenance; face
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'looking' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #377
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'looking' in Written Corpus Frequency: #258
The numerical value of looking in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of looking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I try to avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward.
I don't believe people are looking for the meaning of life as much as they are looking for the experience of being alive.
It is not looking good, it is looking worse by the day, those projects which were looking shaky beforehand are now well and truly dead.
Telling the future by looking at the past assumes that conditions remain constant. This is like driving a car by looking in the rearview mirror.
Investors are looking for a steeper yield curve. They were looking for the Fed to lift off. They were looking for the long end of the curve to sell off and yields to go higher.
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