look-in
noun Date: 1870 1. a chance of success 2. a quick pass in football to a receiver running diagonally toward the center of the field

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Look-in — was a long running children s magazine centered around ITV s television programmes in the UK, and subtitled The Junior TV Times . It ran from January 9, 1971 to 12 March 1994 [ [http://www.geocities.com/juniortvtimes2006/94No10/1994 no10 pg01… …   Wikipedia

  • look-in — {n.}, {informal} A chance or hope. Usually used with a negative. * /It wasn t much of a look in, but it was the only chance they let him have./ * /Charlie didn t realize it, but he never had a look in with Bonnie./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • look-in — {n.}, {informal} A chance or hope. Usually used with a negative. * /It wasn t much of a look in, but it was the only chance they let him have./ * /Charlie didn t realize it, but he never had a look in with Bonnie./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Look in Any Window — is a 1961 black and white film starring Paul Anka. The film was directed by William Alland.PlotA teenager (played by Anka) is brought up by uncaring, dysfunctional parents (Ruth Roman and Alex Nicol). [… …   Wikipedia

  • Look in My Heart — Infobox Album Name = Look In My Heart Type = Album Artist = Alyssa Milano Released = March 21, 1989 Recorded = 1988 Genre = Pop, dance pop Length = 30:30 Label = Pony Canyon Inc./Canyon International Producer = Joey Carbone, Katz Nagasawa, Fonny… …   Wikipedia

  • Look In Look Out — Infobox Album Name = Look In Look Out Type = Studio album Artist = Chilliwack Released = 1984 Recorded = Genre = Rock Length = Label = CBS Producer = Bill Henderson Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|0|5 [http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg… …   Wikipedia

  • look in the eye — or[look in the face] {v. phr.} To meet with a steady look; to face bravely or without shame. * /Mary looked the gangster in the eye, and he turned away without hurting her./ * /John had looked death in the face many times./ * /We often believe a… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • look in the eye — or[look in the face] {v. phr.} To meet with a steady look; to face bravely or without shame. * /Mary looked the gangster in the eye, and he turned away without hurting her./ * /John had looked death in the face many times./ * /We often believe a… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • look in on — {v.} To go to see; make a short visit with; make a call on. * /On his way downtown, Jim looked in on his aunt./ * /The doctor looked in on Mary each day when he went by./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • look in on — {v.} To go to see; make a short visit with; make a call on. * /On his way downtown, Jim looked in on his aunt./ * /The doctor looked in on Mary each day when he went by./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”