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synonyms for looking to

  • anxious
  • attentive
  • aware
  • cautious
  • circumspect
  • keen
  • observant
  • wary
  • acute
  • agog
  • alert
  • guarded
  • looking for
  • on alert
  • on guard
  • on the ball
  • on the job
  • on the lookout
  • on the qui vive
  • on toes
  • open-eyed
  • sharp
  • sleepless
  • unsleeping
  • waiting on
  • wakeful
  • wide-awake
  • with eyes peeled
  • with weather eye open
  • imminent
  • looming
  • approaching
  • gathering
  • threatening
  • nearing
  • near
  • coming
  • menacing
  • at hand
  • ominous
  • proximate
  • brewing
  • overhanging
  • hovering
  • portending
  • handwriting-on-the-wall
  • in the cards
  • in the offing
  • in the wind
  • on the horizon
  • see it coming
  • waiting to
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antonyms for looking to

MOST RELEVANT
  • careless
  • heedless
  • ignorant
  • inattentive
  • incautious
  • indifferent
  • indiscreet
  • rash
  • thoughtless
  • unaware
  • uncareful
  • unobservant
  • impulsive
  • negligent
  • lose value
  • depreciate
  • overlook
  • neglect
  • criticize
  • disrespect
  • decrease
  • disregard
  • disparage
  • reproach
  • denounce
  • condemn
  • abhor
  • despise
  • scorn
  • ignore
  • hate
  • dislike
  • detest
      • mock
      • disrespect
      • criticize
      • scorn
      • execrate
      • detest
      • abhor
      • condemn
      • censure
      • reproach
      • dishonor
      • denounce
      • disparage
      • hate
      • dislike
      • despise
      • blame
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      How to use looking to in a sentence

      Each day she resolved, "To-morrow I will tell Felipe;" and when to-morrow came, she put it off again.
      RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
      He was the strangest-looking creature Davy had ever seen, not even excepting the Goblin.
      DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
      She had listened—she had listened intently, looking straight out of the window and without moving.
      CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
      I pictured him as slim and young looking, smooth-faced, with golden curly hair, and big brown eyes.
      THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
      All the operations of her brain related themselves somehow to to-morrow afternoon.
      HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
      The clerks had not arrived yet, and he beguiled the time by looking out of the staircase window.
      THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
      There were other children beside, and two nurse-maids followed, looking disagreeable and resigned.
      THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
      A distinguished-looking man, evidently vested with authority, bustled forward and addressed him, civilly enough.
      THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
      She got up and stood in front of the fire, having her hand on the chimney-piece and looking down at the blaze.
      CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
      Almost as soon as she had finished building her nest she had discovered a strange-looking egg there.
      THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      WORDS RELATED TO LOOKING TO

      • approaching
      • at hand
      • brewing
      • coming
      • gathering
      • handwriting-on-the-wall
      • hovering
      • imminent
      • in the cards
      • in the offing
      • in the wind
      • looking to
      • looming
      • menacing
      • near
      • nearing
      • ominous
      • on the horizon
      • overhanging
      • portending
      • proximate
      • see it coming
      • threatening
      • waiting to
      Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.