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.
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We took a look ourselves, and(https://www.businessinsider.com/signs-intermittent-fasting-unsafe-unhealthy-2019-7#it-could-also-make-you-less-aware-or-alert-3) here are signs that intermittent fasting is probably doing you more harm than good:
"We have to look ourselves because we can affect that but we can't affect referees or their decisions.
"At some point, we have to look ourselves in the mirror and be accountable to our actions, lack of, whether they are positive or negative," Renteria said after the White Sox dropped to 3-7.
He said: "We all have to look ourselves in the mirror and ask if we performed well enough or did enough for the shirt.
It is only then we can look ourselves in the eye and say we have done well as leaders of our people and of our individual political parties.'
Horn added: "I don't know how much the Peterhead game in midweek took out of the players but we didn't look ourselves today.
"I can't really put my finger on where things went wrong but we really need to look ourselves - myself included.
In the end we are very disappointed we didn't deliver - it's not okay and we'll look ourselves in the mirror and work harder.
want to look ourselves too want to focus as high can Carr "We'll need to be at our best against Belle Vue, but there were a couple of lads struggling on Monday, so I think we should be able to find a bit extra.
"There are times that I believe that we, as African Americans, can be hypocritical, and that is to not look ourselves in the mirror when we are saying certain things and blaming other groups for one thing when we are doing the exact same thing," Steele (http://www.theroot.com/sage-steele-keeps-sage-steele-ing-claims-the-worst-rac-1792610874) said in February.
We have to look ourselves in the mirror and see if this is something that we wanna do,' he said.
"We can look ourselves in the mirror and know we did that.
It's an ethical issue of whom do we look after first, do we look ourselves first or fund managers, or look after the bond holders," he added.