look back definición, look back significado | diccionario de inglés definición

Buscar también en: Web Noticias Enciclopedia Imágenes

look back


      vb   intr, adv  
1    to cast one's mind to the past  
2    to never look back   to become increasingly successful  
after his book was published, he never looked back     
3      (Chiefly Brit)   to pay another visit later  
Diccionario de inglés definición  



1    behold     (archaic)   check, check out     (informal)   clock     (Brit. slang)   consider, contemplate, examine, eye, eyeball     (U.S. slang)   feast one's eyes upon, gaze, get a load of     (informal)   glance, inspect, observe, peep, recce     (slang)   regard, scan, scrutinize, see, study, survey, take a dekko at     (Brit. slang)   take a gander at     (informal)   view, watch  
2    appear, display, evidence, exhibit, look like, make clear, manifest, present, seem, seem to be, show, strike one as  
3    face, front, front on, give onto, overlook  
4    anticipate, await, expect, hope, reckon on  
5    forage, hunt, search, seek  
6    gape, gawk, gawp     (Brit. slang)   glower, goggle, ogle, rubberneck     (slang)   stare  
7    look like      be the image of, favour, make one think of, put one in mind of, remind one of, resemble, take after  
8    butcher's     (Brit. slang)   examination, eyeful     (informal)   gander     (informal)   gaze, glance, glimpse, inspection, look-see     (slang)   observation, once-over     (informal)   peek, recce     (slang)   review, shufti     (Brit. slang)   sight, squint     (informal)   survey, view  
9    air, appearance, aspect, bearing, cast, complexion, countenance, demeanour, effect, expression, face, fashion, guise, manner, mien     (literary)   semblance  

look after     
attend to, care for, guard, keep an eye on, mind, nurse, protect, sit with, supervise, take care of, take charge of, tend, watch  
look down on      , upon  
contemn, despise, disdain, hold in contempt, look down one's nose at     (informal)   misprize, scorn, sneer, spurn, treat with contempt, turn one's nose up (at)     (informal)  
look forward to     
anticipate, await, count on, count the days until, expect, hope for, long for, look for, set one's heart on, wait for  
look into     
check out, delve into, examine, explore, follow up, go into, inquire about, inspect, investigate, look over, make enquiries, make inquiries, probe, research, scrutinize, study  
look out     
be alert, be careful, be on guard, be on the qui vive, be vigilant, beware, keep an eye out, keep one's eyes open, keep one's eyes peeled, keep one's eyes skinned, pay attention, watch out  
look over     
cast an eye over, check, check out     (informal)   examine, eyeball     (U.S. slang)   flick through, inspect, look through, monitor, peruse, scan, take a dekko at     (Brit. slang)   view, work over  
look up  
1    find, hunt for, research, search for, seek out, track down  
2    ameliorate, come along, get better, improve, perk up, pick up, progress, shape up     (informal)   show improvement  
3      (with)       to   admire, defer to, esteem, have a high opinion of, honour, regard highly, respect, revere  
4    call (on), drop in on     (informal)   go to see, look in on, pay a visit to, visit  

Diccionario de inglés sinónimos  

Diccionario colaborativo     Inglés Definiciones
adopt a detached attitude; relax
have a look at sth
[UK];[Slang] Comes from cockney rhyming slang for "butcher's hook" = "look" Ex.: A: "What are you looking at?" B: "I'm just having a butcher's at this butcher's hook!"
a lot; very much; in a great quantity; endlessly
[Fig.] E.g. love someone to the moon and back=love someone very much
look at, look over, examine, evaluate
(colloquially) tattoo on the lower back
young woman who adopts a unconventional behavior and look
term largely used in the 20's to describe women who acted contrary to what was commonly expected by going out, drinking, smoking, dancing, wearing make-up etc.
intensifying expression, often used with "look"
he looked for all the world as if he was going to cry: il avait vraiment l'air d'être sur le point de pleurer
low; cheap, dirty, sluttish (as behavior and/or look)
Someone's ability to look and act like whoever is around him or her.
The fictional character of human chameleon Leonard Zelig (in the film "Zelig", 1983), who becomes a celebrity in the 1920s due to his ability to look and act like whoever is around him.
stereotypical belief that disconsiders in terms of intellectual and physical qualities women who stay home to look after their children
When economic outlook remains uncertain, top management complains about the parsimony of expense reimbursements. Shareholders will not look kindly to executives flying helicopters or first-class international flights unrestrained. chenrong.hubpages.com
to look for or expose information about a person's past, usually bad, and to therefore bring that person down or put them in a bad light
adv. adj.
looking good; having a look that was obviously well taken care of.
e.g a very well put together woman (adj.) You look well put together (adj.)
acronym for Let Me Know, as to ask the other party to get back to you
Peeling the onion means going back in stages find out how a problem actually started.
Para añadir entradas a su lista de vocabulario, únase a nuestra comunidad. Es fácil y rápido: