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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Look \Look\, v. t. 1. To look at; to turn the eyes toward. [1913 Webster] 2. To seek; to search for. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Looking my love, I go from place to place. --Spenser. [1913 Webster] 3. To expect. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster] 4. To influence, overawe, or subdue by looks or presence as, to look down opposition. [1913 Webster] A spirit fit to start into an empire, And look the world to law. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 5. To express or manifest by a look. [1913 Webster] Soft eyes looked love to eyes which spake again. --Byron. [1913 Webster] To look daggers. See under Dagger. To look in the face, to face or meet with boldness or confidence; hence, sometimes, to meet for combat. To look out, to seek for; to search out; as, prudent persons look out associates of good reputation. [1913 Webster]