look a fright
Definition of look a fright
: to look strange, shocking, ugly, etc. I can't go out like this. I look a fright!
Word by Word Definitions
: 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
: the act of looking
: the expression of the countenance
: fear excited by sudden danger : alarm
: something strange, ugly, or shocking
: to alarm suddenly : frighten
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