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A Far Away Look »
(a look in ones eyes when one is not focused on the present moment; the way a person looks when they are thinking of other times or places...)


A Far Off Look »
(an expression that a person has when they are not aware of what is going on around them...)


Get A Dirty Look From Someone »
(the person has an expression which shows they are angry or upset with you...)


Look Down On Someone Or Something »
(not respect that one...)


Look Forward To Something »
(be eager for it...)


Look Good On Paper »
(it seems like a good plan; we are not yet certain that the plan will work...)


Look High And Low For Someone Or Something »
(try to find it in many places...)


Look In On Someone Or Something »
(check to see if that person is okay...)


Look Like A Million Dollars »
(looks really good...)


Look Like Something The Cat Dragged In »
(looking terrible as if one has been through a very bad experience...)


Look Out »
(be careful...)


Look Someone In The Eye »
(be direct with that person; do not hide; do not turn away when that person looks at you...)


Look Someone In The Face »
(face the danger; do not hide; do not run away; accept the problem...)


Take A Look At That »
(look at that...)


Take A Look For It »
(look for it; spend time trying to find it...)


A Diamond In The Rough »
(a wonderful thing whose value is not seen easily at first look...)


A Feather In One's Cap »
(what happened makes one feel proud and look good to others...)


A Marvel To Behold »
(something wonderful to look at and consider...)


Barking Up The Wrong Tree »
(look for it in the wrong place...)


Building You Up »
(saying things to make you look good or feel good...)


Cause A Stir »
(cause people to look and ask questions or make comments...)


Do A Double Take »
(look at something, look away, then look back at the thing a second time...)


Feast Your Eyes On This »
(look at this; you are going to see something great...)


Fit Someone To A T »
(that suits you; that size and look is perfect for you...)


Get A Load Of Someone Or Something »
(take a look at that...)


Get An Eyeful Of Someone Or Something »
(take a look at that...)


Go Over Something With A Fine Tooth Comb »
(look carefully to find something wrong with it...)


In Disguise »
(pretending to be someone else; trying to look like another...)


In Drag »
(a man dressed in a woman's clothing, trying to look like a woman...)


Stand Out »
(look different from the others...)


Stare Someone In The Face »
(look directly at that thing; see it clearly...)


Take A Gander At Someone Or Something »
(look at that and be prepared for something interesting...)


Take A Peep »
(look at it very quickly and briefly...)


Take Attendance »
(look at the list of names to be sure everyone is there...)


Take Inventory »
(look inward to count what one has...)


Zoom In On Someone Or Something »
(focus on; look at more closely as if through a camera...)




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