- look; look here.
Origin of looky
First recorded in 1875–80; alteration of imperative look ye!
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Examples from the Web for looky
“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?Fred Fenton on the Crew
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!"We Can't Have Everything
Now, looky here, Barb'ry; I'm not a-goin' to give him no sech amount.The Graysons