Definition of look around
- We arrived early at the theater and spent a few minutes looking around.
- The kids looked around the shops while we unpacked.
- I looked around for my keys but I couldn't find them anywhere.
- He is looking around for a new car.
: 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
: in a circle or in circumference
: in, along, or through a circuit
: on all or various sides : in every or any direction
: on all sides of
: so as to encircle or enclose
: so as to avoid or get past : on or to another side of
: being in existence, evidence, or circulation
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