What does look after mean?

Definitions for look after

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. look after(verb)

    keep under careful scrutiny

    "Keep an eye on this prisoner!"


  1. look after(Verb)

    To watch or protect; to keep safe.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of look after in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of look after in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lee Stewart:

    Generally I think he would look after me.

  2. Albert Ndereki:

    This is our park, we have to look after it.

  3. Chief Executive Officer Frederic Gagey:

    Of course, we'll look after the Euro tournament.

  4. Weerachon Sukhondhapatipak:

    China said it would look after the safety of these people.

  5. George Moore:

    If there were no husbands, who would look after our mistresses?

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Translations for look after

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • اعتنى, اهتمArabic
  • kümmern, pflegenGerman
  • flegiEsperanto
  • cuidar deSpanish
  • veiller, occuper, soigner, garderFrench
  • 世話をする, 面倒を見るJapanese
  • چاو لێبوون, ئاگالێبوونKurdish
  • behartigen, naar omkijken, verzorgenDutch
  • opiekować sięPolish
  • cuidar dePortuguese
  • partgirar, perchürer, pertgirarRomansh
  • заботиться, ухаживать, следить, присматривать, приглядывать, присмотреть, приглядетьRussian
  • passaSwedish
  • bakmak, göz kulak olmakTurkish
  • доглядатиUkrainian

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