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look to

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. look toverb

    turn one's interests or expectations towards

    "look to the future"; "this method looks to significant wavings"

    Synonyms:
    anticipate, look for

  2. anticipate, look for, look toverb

    be excited or anxious about

    Synonyms:
    predict, search, counter, foreknow, previse, seek, look for, forestall, call, prognosticate, anticipate, foresee, foretell, forebode, expect, promise

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. look to

    Synonyms:
    watch, take care of, look after

  2. look to

    Synonyms:
    rely on, depend on

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#41search
#374call
#2277counter
#2323expect
#3171seek
#4348promise
#8692predict
#14126anticipate
#34955foresee
#75403forestall
#99650foretell
#299067prognosticate

How to use look to in a sentence?

  1. President Barack Obama:

    This is who we want to help, this is the face of people all around the world who still look to the United States as a beacon of hope.

  2. Jakob Christensen:

    How they look to achieve that growth figure is questionable when foreign inflows are muted at best, the only way to achieve that figure may be through short doses of monetary easing which is quite precarious to do when the economy is in an already fragile condition.

  3. Dexter Goei:

    We will continue to grow through acquisitions, either by buying more cable in other geographies in the country or by looking at other revenue streams, there's a lot of large players and a lot of medium-size players such as ourselves who may look to partner up or do things.

  4. State John Kerry:

    Obviously the Congress has a right … they have every right in the world to take a look to see whether or not it's being implemented in the way Congress intended. I am absolutely confident in the work that our TIP (Trafficking in Persons) team does, which literally takes an entire year to do.

  5. Stephen Kim:

    You see this beautiful pristine photo of nature but then you look to the left and theres plastic Starbucks cups and water bottles on the trail and selfie sticks and people having road rage because some people were walking slower.

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