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looky

or look·ee

[loo k-ee]
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interjection Older Use.
  1. look; look here.
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Origin of looky

First recorded in 1875–80; alteration of imperative look ye!
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Examples from the Web for looky

Historical Examples

  • “But looky here, you wus sayin' somethin' about money,” he said suddenly.

    The Escape of Mr. Trimm

    Irvin S. Cobb

  • But looky here, Billy, how does it come you're in this cranky boat?

  • Say, looky here; if you are Harvey Wilks, when'd you come to this town?

    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete

    Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

  • She called to her mother and father to "Come here and looky!"

  • Now, looky here, Barb'ry; I'm not a-goin' to give him no sech amount.

    The Graysons

    Edward Eggleston