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Meaning & Definition of Looking in English

English

Looking

/lʊkɪŋ/

noun

1. The act of directing the eyes toward something and perceiving it visually

  • "He went out to have a look"
  • "His look was fixed on her eyes"
  • "He gave it a good looking at"
  • "His camera does his looking for him"
    synonym:
  • look
  • ,
  • looking
  • ,
  • looking at

2. The act of searching visually

    synonym:
  • looking
  • ,
  • looking for

adjective

1. Appearing to be as specified

  • Usually used as combining forms
  • "Left their clothes dirty looking"
  • "A most disagreeable looking character"
  • "Angry-looking"
  • "Liquid-looking"
  • "Severe-looking policemen on noble horses"
  • "Fine-sounding phrases"
  • "Taken in by high-sounding talk"
    synonym:
  • looking
  • ,
  • sounding

Examples of using

I can't find what I'm looking for.
You're the person I've been looking for.
She's a good actress and she's not bad looking either.