I look over and see that Makopo has come out of the courtroom to join us.
There are no smiles, and they rarely take their eyes off the witness box to look over at the defendant.
I felt Neil was always Neil, and you had to look over his shoulder to see Hedwig.
I think a better judgment would be to look over the 260,000 cables and exclude those which on their surface are dangerous.
We did look over the rental property, and I explained how we could accomplish the deed with the least resistance.
Ferdinand had sent him a Requiem of his own composing to look over.
If you climb one of them you will be able to look over the city.
But we all know how the man well spoken of may steal a horse, while he who is of evil repute may not look over a hedge.
We'll have a look over those papers in the evening, Charley.'
I just drummed up the excuse that I ought to look over our branch in this city, and the guvnor fell for it.
Old English locian "use the eyes for seeing, gaze, look, behold, spy," from West Germanic *lokjan (cf. Old Saxon lokon "see, look, spy," Middle Dutch loeken "to look," Old High German luogen, German dialectal lugen "to look out"), of unknown origin, perhaps cognate with Breton lagud "eye." In Old English, usually with on; the use of at began 14c. Meaning "seek, search out" is c.1300; meaning "to have a certain appearance" is from c.1400. Of objects, "to face in a certain direction," late 14c.
Look after "take care of" is from late 14c., earlier "to seek" (c.1300), "to look toward" (c.1200). Look into "investigate" is from 1580s; look up "research in books or papers" is from 1690s. To look down upon in the figurative sense is from 1711; to look down one's nose is from 1921. To look forward "anticipate" is c.1600; meaning "anticipate with pleasure" is mid-19c. To not look back "make no pauses" is colloquial, first attested 1893. In look sharp (1711) sharp originally was an adverb, "sharply."
c.1200, "act or action of looking," from look (v.). Meaning "appearance of a person" is from late 14c. Expression if looks could kill ... attested by 1827 (if looks could bite is attested from 1747).