not much to look at

not much to look at

Not attractive or visually appealing Jack's a nice guy, he's just not much to look at, you know? This old truck ain't much to look at anymore, but she still works like a dream.
See also: look, much, not
References in classic literature ?
He was not much to look at, either in point of size or in point of dress; being merely a short, square, practical looking man, whose hair had turned grey, and in whose face and forehead there were deep lines of cogitation, which looked as though they were carved in hard wood.
It's not much to look at," he told the Daily News, adding, "It's a miracle it's still in one piece.