look for
phrasal 1. to await with hope or anticipation 2. to search for ; seek <
looking for a new car
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  • look for — index delve, expect (anticipate), ferret, hunt, spy Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • look for — {v.} 1. To think likely; expect. * /We look for John to arrive any day now./ * /The frost killed many oranges, and housewives can look for an increase in their price./ * /Bob wouldn t go for a ride with the boys because he was looking for a phone …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • look for — {v.} 1. To think likely; expect. * /We look for John to arrive any day now./ * /The frost killed many oranges, and housewives can look for an increase in their price./ * /Bob wouldn t go for a ride with the boys because he was looking for a phone …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • look for — verb To search; to seek. He spent his life looking for the truth …   Wiktionary

  • look for flaws — index check (inspect), examine (study) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • look for a needle in a haystack — See: NEEDLE IN A HAY STACK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • look for a needle in a haystack — See: NEEDLE IN A HAY STACK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • To look for — Look Look (l[oo^]k), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Looked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Looking}.] [OE. loken, AS. l[=o]cian; akin to G. lugen, OHG. luog[=e]n.] 1. To direct the eyes for the purpose of seeing something; to direct the eyes toward an object; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bob and Carol Look for Treasure — was the first story produced by the BBC as part of their Look and Read programme. The ten part serial was filmed, in September 1966, with the intention of being shown as part of the BBC s Merry Go Round series but was instead broadcast, between… …   Wikipedia

  • The Look for Roxette — Взгляд на Roxette The Look for Roxette …   Википедия

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