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Meaning of looking by Wiktionary Dictionary

looking


    Pronunciation

    • Hyphenation: look‧ing

    Verb

    looking

    1. Present participle of look .

    Derived terms

    Noun

    looking ( plural: lookings )

    1. ( obsolete ) The act of one who looks; a glance .
    2. ( obsolete ) The manner in which one looks; appearance; countenance.

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    Suffix

    -looking

    1. Having the appearance indicated by the word to which this combining form is affixed .
      a funny-looking dog
      good-looking


Explanation of looking by Wordnet Dictionary

looking


    Adjective
    1. appearing to be as specified

    2. left their clothes dirty looking
      a most disagreeable looking character
      angry-looking
      liquid-looking
      severe-looking policemen on noble horses
    Noun
    1. the act of directing the eyes toward something and perceiving it visually

    2. he gave it a good looking at
      his camera does his looking for him
    3. the act of searching visually