looker-on

  • 1 Looker — ist der Name mehrerer Personen: Dane Looker (* 1976), US amerikanischer Footballspieler David Looker, britischer Bobfahrer Othniel Looker (1757–1845), US amerikanischer Politiker Rick Looker, Schiedsrichter der DEL Looker ist auch der… …

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  • 2 Looker — Look er, n. 1. One who looks. [1913 Webster] 2. A person who is physically very attractive, especially a beautiful woman. [PJC] {Looker on}, a spectator; an onlooker; one that looks on, but has no agency or part in an affair. [1913 Webster] Did… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Looker-on — Looker Look er, n. 1. One who looks. [1913 Webster] 2. A person who is physically very attractive, especially a beautiful woman. [PJC] {Looker on}, a spectator; an onlooker; one that looks on, but has no agency or part in an affair. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 looker — O.E. locere one engaged in looking, agent noun from LOOK (Cf. look) (v.). Meaning one who watches over is from c.1300; that of one who has a certain appearance is late 15c. Slang meaning attractive woman attested from 1893. Looker in (1927) was… …

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  • 5 looker — ► NOUN 1) a person with a specified appearance: she s not a bad looker. 2) informal a very attractive person …

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  • 6 looker — index bystander, witness Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 7 looker-on — index bystander, eyewitness, witness Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 8 looker-on — noun count someone who watches something happening without being involved in it: ONLOOKER …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 9 Looker —    Film policier de Michael Crichton, avec Albert Finney, James Coburn, Susan Dey.   Pays: États Unis   Date de sortie: 1981   Technique: couleurs   Durée: 1 h 36    Résumé    Soupçonné après la disparition de plusieurs de ses clientes, un… …

    Dictionnaire mondial des Films

  • 10 looker-on — onlooker, beholder, *spectator, observer, witness, eyewitness, bystander, kibitzer …

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  • 11 looker — [look′ər] n. 1. a person who looks ☆ 2. Slang a handsome person; esp., a pretty woman …

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  • 12 looker-on — [look′ər än΄] n. pl. lookers on an observer or spectator; onlooker …

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  • 13 Looker — Infobox Film name = Looker caption = original film poster director = Michael Crichton producer = Howard Jeffrey eproducer = aproducer = writer = Michael Crichton starring = Albert Finney James Coburn Susan Dey Leigh Taylor Young music = Barry De… …

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  • 14 Looker — Pour une définition du mot « looker », voir l’article looker du Wiktionnaire. Looker est un film américain réalisé par Michael Crichton, sorti en 1981. Sommaire 1 Synopsis …

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  • 15 Looker — This name has two possible origins, the first being a locational name from a place thus called in Northumberland. The name derives from the Olde Norse elements Lo , a sandpiper, plus Riarr , a marsh, hence wetland frequented by sandpipers . The… …

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  • 16 looker — [[t]l ʊkə(r)[/t]] lookers N COUNT You can refer to an attractive man or woman as a looker or a good looker. [INFORMAL] She was quite a looker before this happened …

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  • 17 looker — noun a) One that looks (actively), watches. Wow, your new man is much more of a looker than your last one! b) One having a specific look, appearance. See Also: looker on, onlooker …

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  • 18 looker — UK [ˈlʊkə(r)] / US [ˈlʊkər] noun [countable] Word forms looker : singular looker plural lookers informal a very attractive person, usually a woman …

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  • 19 looker — n. 1 a person having a specified appearance (a good looker). 2 colloq. an attractive woman. Phrases and idioms: looker on a person who is a mere spectator …

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  • 20 looker — Synonyms and related words: Miss America, TV viewer, accepter, acquirer, addressee, audience, auditor, bathing beauty, beau ideal, beaut, beauty, beauty contest winner, beauty queen, beholder, belle, bird watcher, bunny, bystander, charmer,… …

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