Look like

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Definition

to look like (a famous movie star): to resemble, to be similar in appearance to (a famous movie star)
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That dog looks like Chewbacca, he has exactly the same facial features and hair.

It looks like (it's going to rain): It would appear, I get the impression that (it's going to rain)
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Look like (you're busy)!: Act as if, pretend that (you're busy)!
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In this scene, you should look like you've just cried and that you're still wiping away a few tears.

Examples

  • "Looks like you've managed to escape prison one more time!"
  • "This looks a lot like the taco truck that got shut down last month."
  • "looks like I'm finally having my very own dream sequence."
  • "Edward : Looks like it's Philip on the line."
  • "It almost looks like a real window."
  • "And you Jean, you look like a giraffe!"
  • "It's a cookbook called "Look Like a Cook"."
  • "This place looks like a restaurant."
  • "Looks like my ex-husband, Torbjörn."

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