look up to - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theylook up to
he/she/itlooks up to
present participlelooking up to
past tenselooked up to
past participlelooked up to
  1. look up to someone to admire and respect someone

    He’s a role model for other players to look up to.

See also main entry: look