look lively

Definition of look lively

chiefly British

  1. :  to go or move quickly :  to hurry You'll have to look lively if you don't want to be late for work.

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

livelyplay
  1. :  living

    :  briskly alert and energetic :  vigorous, animated

    :  active, intense


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