Definition for looking

adjective as in pointing

Strong matches

facing, fronting, turned

adjective as in seeing

noun as in gaze

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Example Sentences

Such is her burgeoning popularity Toomey is looking to employ more instructors to lead her highly personalized exercise classes.

So looking at that and that at that time I was also pursuing my career—so there was something here.

“I like looking at how people put their outfits together here like PJs,” he said.

So I was looking back at the years, and that really popped out at me, those three years.

Sometimes, a tech glitch means you are prevented from looking at other users.

He was the strangest-looking creature Davy had ever seen, not even excepting the Goblin.

She had listened—she had listened intently, looking straight out of the window and without moving.

I pictured him as slim and young looking, smooth-faced, with golden curly hair, and big brown eyes.

The clerks had not arrived yet, and he beguiled the time by looking out of the staircase window.

There were other children beside, and two nurse-maids followed, looking disagreeable and resigned.


On this page you'll find 34 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to looking, such as: facing, fronting, turned, and stretched toward.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.