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look through

Definition of look through

  1. 1 :  to read or briefly examine some of the pages of (a book, magazine, etc.) <She was looking through a magazine as she waited in the doctor's office.>

  2. 2 :  to look at the different parts of (a collection or group of things) <I looked through all his letters.>

  3. 3 :  to place one's eyes so as to see through (something) <look through a telescope>

  4. 4 :  to pretend not to see or recognize (someone) in a rude or unfriendly way <We used to be best friends but when she passed me on the street yesterday she looked (right/straight) through me without even saying hello!>



Word by Word Definitions

lookplay
  1. :  to make sure or take care (that something is done)

    :  to ascertain by the use of one's eyes

    :  to exercise the power of vision upon :  examine

  1. :  the act of looking

    :  glance

    :  the expression of the countenance


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