French translation of 'look on'
- (= watch)
regarder (en spectateur)
⇒ People looked on in silence.
Les gens regardaient, silencieux.
⇒ She told how she looked on helplessly during the terrifying ordeal.
Elle a raconté qu'elle n'avait pu qu'assister, impuissante, à l'affreux supplice.
inseparable transitive verb
- (= consider)
to look on sb as sth
considérer qn comme qch
⇒ I look on him as a brother.
Je le considère comme mon frère.to look favourably on sb
voir qn d'un œil favorable
Example Sentences Including 'look on'
You were staring at the marina with a sad look on your face.Final Resort
Graham sat down on the nearest banquette, a puzzled look on his face.Alastair McLean's 'Night Watch'
Everyone preferred to be glad for her; everyone wanted to look on the bright side.Lost Children
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Translation of look on from the Collins English to French Dictionary