a mountain ridge in Georgia, Tennessee, and Alabama: a battle of the Civil War fought here, near Chattanooga, Tenn. 1863; highest point, 2126 feet (648 meters).
[look-oh-ver] /ˈlɒɒkˌoʊ vər/ noun 1. a brief or superficial examination or reading.
[loo k] /lʊk/ verb (used without object) 1. to turn one’s eyes toward something or in some direction in order to see: He looked toward the western horizon and saw the returning planes. 2. to glance or gaze in a manner specified: to look questioningly at a person. 3. to use one’s sight or vision […]
[loo k-see] /ˈlʊkˌsi/ noun, Informal. 1. a visual inspection or survey; look; examination: have a look-see. noun 1. (informal) a brief inspection or look n. “inspection,” 1865, “Pidgin-like formation” [OED], and first used in representations of English as spoken by Chinese, from look (v.) + see (v.).
- Look sideways at
Glance at suspiciously or amorously, as in I’m sure the detective was looking sideways at me, and it made me very nervous, or They were looking sideways at each other, and I don’t think it was innocent. [ Mid-1800s ] Also see: look askance