look in - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [intransitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theylook in
he/she/itlooks in
present participlelooking in
past tenselooked in
past participlelooked in
  1. to visit someone for a short time on your way to another place, especially if they are ill or may need help
    look in on:

    Can you look in on Eileen and see if she needs anything from the supermarket?

See also main entry: look