look in on

phrasal verb
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of look in on

: to make a brief social visit to (someone)
  • I plan to look in on some old friends when I'm in town.

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


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