look out

look out 1) be vigilant and take notice. 2) Brit. search for and produce (something).
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  • Look-out — [ luk aut] der; s, s <zu engl. to look out »hinaussehen«> (veraltet) a) Ausblick; b) Wache …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • Look-out — (engl., spr. luck aut), Ausguck …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • look out — index beware, overlook (superintend), patrol Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • look|out — «LUK OWT», noun. 1. a careful watch for someone to come or for something to happen: »Keep a sharp lookout for mother. Be on the lookout for a signal. 2. a place from which to watch. A tower or a crow s nest is a lookout. 3. a person or group that …   Useful english dictionary

  • look out — verb a) To look from within to the outside Look out, and you will see the rain has stopped. b) Be vigilant and aware. While youre in the city center, look out for the dodgy street vendors. Syn …   Wiktionary

  • look out — verb 1. be vigilant, be on the lookout or be careful (Freq. 7) Watch out for pickpockets! • Syn: ↑watch, ↑watch out • Derivationally related forms: ↑lookout, ↑watcher ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • look out on — verb be oriented in a certain direction (Freq. 2) The house looks out on a tennis court The apartment overlooks the Hudson • Syn: ↑look out over, ↑overlook, ↑look across • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • look out — phr verb Look out is used with these nouns as the object: ↑window …   Collocations dictionary

  • look out of — phr verb Look out of is used with these nouns as the object: ↑window …   Collocations dictionary

  • look out on — phr verb Look out on is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑window …   Collocations dictionary

  • look out — Synonyms and related words: and listen, attend to business, be alert, be obsessed with, be vigilant, be watchful, beware, concentrate on, fix on, focus on, give heed, have a care, keep alert, keep in sight, keep in view, keep vigil, keep watch,… …   Moby Thesaurus


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