Definitions starting with L

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[Atlantic; OED idem obs. → 1560; Brit. dial. Mid. idem EDD] v.t. to look at; examine: 1918 She look the old woman head and caught plenty lice (Parsons 19). I simply lookin' New York (ibid 35). (Black)

look on [OED, now dial.] phr. to look at: 1966 You look on the peas? (Crowley 103). (Black)

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Last update: 2011-06-02 19:30
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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