look (oneself)

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look (oneself)

To have one's normal appearance of health or wellbeing. Often used in negative constructions. Are you feeling all right, Janet? You're not looking yourself today. After a couple days of proper rest, Jim was looking himself again.
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(not) look yourˈself

(informal) (not) look as healthy as you normally do: She wasn’t looking herself at all yesterday.He looks more himself this morning. His temperature’s come right down.
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alive/sharp Informal
To act or respond quickly: Look alive! We leave in five minutes.
References in classic literature ?
I daren't take a proper look myself, but what a jest if they were
I use this line a lot - being able to look myself in the mirror and know that I had done everything I can to give myself a chance.
I worked hard to remain myself because I'd have never been able to look myself in the mirror if I started behaving differently just for the camera.
I can always look myself in the mirror if I have an unbelievable season.
I feel great and I can look myself in the mirror and can be a mum and a daughter and help others and repay the people and the community of Wrexham for the trouble I caused.
Chris Hemsworth, he's so tall and handsome -- I had to go home and really look myself in the mirror.
I committed to a month: I would stand in front of the mirror, look myself in the eye and say, "I love flossing
I had to look myself in the mirror in the aftermath of the whole so-called Boozegate affair and reinvent myself as a player," Ferguson said.
At the end of the day, I can look myself in the mirror and know I never gave cocaine to any of my dogs.
And having a look myself saved the time of a lot of resources like there service and our under water search team.
I couldn't look myself in the mirror knowing I was trying to pace myself.
I died for the cause for want of a better phrase and I can certainly look myself in the mirror and say every time I was fit I tried my best.
At any rate, I was about to get the no-gnome look myself I'd been sweet-talked into it by the sweet-faced women of Inspire Natural Beauty, in St.