Definition of look at
1 : to think about or consider (something or someone) <The company is looking at the possibility of moving to a larger office.> <I just haven't looked at him as (being) a potential roommate.> <The way I look at it, you're wrong.> <Just look at Tim. If he can do it you can, too.>
2 : to examine or study (someone or something) <You should have a doctor look at that bruise.> <I had the veterinarian look at my cat.>
3 : to have (something bad or unpleasant) as a problem or possibility <If you're found guilty, you could be looking at five years in prison.>
4 : to read (something or part of something) <I haven't looked at the newspaper today.> <Did you look at that fax yet?>
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