Look(?), n. 1. The act of looking; a glance; a sight; a view; -- often in certain phrases; as, to have, get, take, throw, or cast, a look.
Threw many a northward look to see his fatherShak.
Bring up his powers; but he did long in vain.
2. Expression of the eyes and face; manner; as, a proud or defiant
look. "Gentle looks."
Up ! up! my friends, and clear your looks.Wordsworth.
3. Hence; Appearance; aspect; as, the house has a gloomy
look; the affair has a bad
Pain, disgrace, and poverty have frighted looks.Locke.
There was something that reminded me of Dante's Hell in the look of this.Carlyle.
look"-down`(?), n. (Zol.) A fish (Selene vomer) similar to the moonfish but with eyes high on the truncated forehead; it was also called moonfish at one time.
Syn. -- Selene vomer.
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