Before, Columbia Records would have looked at someone like her and thought it was a slam dunk.
Ramone had performed live and looked “better than ever,” he says.
He was unshaven, with a goatee and long, scraggly hair, and looked miserable and not a little creepy.
The acts ranged from the mundane to the unexpected: Assisted a tourist with directions because he looked lost.
It looked like one of those psychedelic rock posters, advertising a show.
She turned and looked at Moxy to calm the emotion to which she would not give scope.
Pen and Jane looked at each other and at the two men's grins of complaisance.
Von Horn looked at him, a tinge of compassion in his rather hard face.
Pen winced but she looked into Jane's blue eyes and answered, "No."
Karl looked sullen and discontented, and utterly unlike himself.
Old English locian "use the eyes for seeing, gaze, look, behold, spy," from West Germanic *lokjan (cf. Old Saxon lokon "see, look, spy," Middle Dutch loeken "to look," Old High German luogen, German dialectal lugen "to look out"), of unknown origin, perhaps cognate with Breton lagud "eye." In Old English, usually with on; the use of at began 14c. Meaning "seek, search out" is c.1300; meaning "to have a certain appearance" is from c.1400. Of objects, "to face in a certain direction," late 14c.
Look after "take care of" is from late 14c., earlier "to seek" (c.1300), "to look toward" (c.1200). Look into "investigate" is from 1580s; look up "research in books or papers" is from 1690s. To look down upon in the figurative sense is from 1711; to look down one's nose is from 1921. To look forward "anticipate" is c.1600; meaning "anticipate with pleasure" is mid-19c. To not look back "make no pauses" is colloquial, first attested 1893. In look sharp (1711) sharp originally was an adverb, "sharply."
c.1200, "act or action of looking," from look (v.). Meaning "appearance of a person" is from late 14c. Expression if looks could kill ... attested by 1827 (if looks could bite is attested from 1747).