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  1. look, looking, looking atnoun

    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"

    Synonyms:
    facial expression, tone, expression, looking at, look, face, looking for, flavour, spirit, flavor, feeling, aspect, smell, feel

    Antonyms:
    profound

  2. looking, looking foradjective

    the act of searching visually

    Synonyms:
    looking for, look, looking at

    Antonyms:
    profound

  3. looking, soundingadjective

    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"

    Synonyms:
    sounding

    Antonyms:
    profound

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PPDB, the paraphrase database5.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "looking":

    seeking, research, watching, searching, search

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How to use looking in a sentence?

  1. Mayor Andrew Gilich:

    It was an honest error. I think they just pulled the verbiage from it and posted it on the tweet, and when there was a reaction to it, there’s no cover up, Councilman Kenny Glavan told WLOX-TV. You know, we’re all looking at it and saying, ‘ Hey, we need to change it.'.

  2. Co Ltd:

    This project is highly competitive, and the company is looking at alternative sites in the US including Arizona and New York, as well as abroad in Korea....

  3. President Donald Trump:

    So the concern that I have is that there are some states, some cities, or what have Anthony Fauci, who are looking at that and kind of leapfrogging over the first checkpoint, and I mean obviously President Donald Trump could get away with that, but President Donald Trump are making a really significant risk.

  4. Stan Stromberg:

    Once you identify where it is, listeria is relatively easy to control. But it's going to be like looking for a needle in a haystack.

  5. Aaron Nusbaum:

    That's definitely not for us, it's a growing sport and it is actually quite fun to watch but I don't think it is anything I will be looking to do.


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