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 verblook
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
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Example Sentences Including 'look on'
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Once she saw the grim look on her friend's face, she expected the worst.TIES THAT BIND (2003)
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