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General words meaning to look or not look - synonyms or related words

look around

to walk around a room, building, or place and see what is there

look at

to direct your eyes towards someone or something so that you can see them

look

verb

to direct your eyes towards someone or something so that you can see them

check on

to look at someone or something so that you are certain they are safe, satisfactory etc

examine

verb

to look at something carefully in order to find out about it or see what it is like

stare

verb

to look at someone or something very directly for a long time

stare

verb

if a person’s eyes are staring, they are wide open and looking directly at you

see

verb

to look at something in order to check it

shut

verb

if you shut your eyes, or if they shut, you close them so that you cannot see, often to avoid seeing something unpleasant

view

verb

to look at or watch something

bit rot

when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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jive

to dance a jive

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troll factory

a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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