look a fright

Definition of look a fright

old-fashioned
:to look strange, shocking, ugly, etc.
  • I can't go out like this. I look a fright!

Word by Word Definitions

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

  2. : to ascertain by the use of one's eyes

  3. : to exercise the power of vision upon : examine

  1. : the act of looking

  2. : glance

  3. : the expression of the countenance

fright play
  1. : fear excited by sudden danger : alarm

  2. : something strange, ugly, or shocking

  1. : to alarm suddenly : frighten


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