look someone up


look someone up
informal
Syn:
visit, pay a visit to, call on, go to see, look in on; N.Amer. visit with, go see; informal drop in on

Synonyms and antonyms dictionary. 2014.

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  • look someone up — look (someone) up to visit someone. Look me up the next time you re in Los Angeles. I hope you ll look up my niece while you re in Pittsburgh …   New idioms dictionary

  • look someone up — (informal) VISIT, pay a visit to, call on, go to see, look in on; N. Amer. visit with, go see; informal drop in on. → look * * * informal make social contact with someone …   Useful english dictionary

  • look someone up — informal make social contact with someone. → look …   English new terms dictionary

  • look someone up — informal I ll look you up next time I m in Tacoma Syn: go to visit, pay a visit to, call on, go to see, look in on, visit with, go see; informal drop in on, drop by, pop by …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • look someone in the eye — look someone in the eye/face/informal phrase to look at someone when you are talking to them, especially to show that what you are saying is true Can you look me in the eye and say that you really love him? Thesaurus: to look at someone in a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • look someone up and down — phrase to look carefully at someone from their head to their feet as if you are trying to make a judgment about them The guard looked us up and down and then let us in. Thesaurus: to look at someone in a particular wayhyponym general words… …   Useful english dictionary

  • look someone in the face — look someone in the eye/face/informal phrase to look at someone when you are talking to them, especially to show that what you are saying is true Can you look me in the eye and say that you really love him? Thesaurus: to look at someone in a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • look (someone) in the eye — look (someone) in the eye/eyes to look directly at someone without fear or shame. Look me in the eyes and tell me the truth. I felt so embarrassed I just couldn t look him in the eye …   New idioms dictionary

  • look (someone) in the eyes — look (someone) in the eye/eyes to look directly at someone without fear or shame. Look me in the eyes and tell me the truth. I felt so embarrassed I just couldn t look him in the eye …   New idioms dictionary

  • look someone in the eye (or face) — look directly at someone without showing embarrassment, fear, or shame. → look …   English new terms dictionary