interjection look·ee \ˈlu̇kē, -ki\
variants: or


\ˈlu̇kē, -ki\

Definition of lookee

  1. —used to call attention

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Origin and Etymology of lookee

alteration of the imperative expression look ye, from 1look + ye

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capable of being understood in two ways

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