a look round

a look around or a look round
British an occasion when you walk around a room, building, or place in order to see what is there

We can have a look around the village after lunch.


English dictionary. 2014.

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  • look round something — ˌlook aˈround/ˈround (sth) derived to visit a place or building, walking around it to see what is there • Let s look round the town this afternoon. Main entry: ↑lookderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • look-round — lookˈ round noun Inspection • • • Main Entry: ↑look …   Useful english dictionary

  • look round — phrasal verb look around or look round Word forms look around : present tense I/you/we/they look around he/she/it looks around present participle looking around past tense looked around past participle looked around 1) British look around/round… …   English dictionary

  • look round — verb a) To inspect a building or area. Were interested in buying this house, can we look round tomorrow? b) To search a place. I cant find my keys, so Ill look round …   Wiktionary

  • look round — phr verb Look round is used with these nouns as the object: ↑room …   Collocations dictionary

  • look round for something — ˌlook aˈround/ˈround for sth derived to search for sth in a number of different places • We re looking around for a house in this area. Main entry: ↑lookderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • look round — look at the surroundings, see around, observe the area …   English contemporary dictionary

  • look round — (BE) see look around * * * [ lʊk raʊnd] (BE) see look around …   Combinatory dictionary

  • look round — see look around …   English dictionary

  • ˌlook ˈround (sth) — phrasal verb British same as look around (sth) …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • look round — …   Useful english dictionary

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