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look good

1. To be visually appealing or attractive. The new paint looks good. Nice job! You look good today. Is that a new haircut?
2. To indicate a likelihood of something desirable, successful, or impressive; to bode well for the future. Things are looking good for the company after they revealed their financial results for the quarter. We won't know if the surgery was successful until later, but everything looks good so far.
3. To give the appearance of something that is desirable or proper. It will look good on your application if you've done some volunteer work. She'll look good before the panel if she remembers to address each member by name.
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look ˈgood

show success or that something good might happen: This year’s sales figures are looking good.
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Benchsetter Dylan Wang: Looking good means being natural
Looking good on the course might sound like I'm encouraging you to care more what others think of you, but this is more about how you feel and expressing your own personality.
"The squad is looking good and all our structures and systems are looking good, but the fact is in when you start playing games, that's when we'll know where we're at."
Well, it might not be my all-time favourite sin (that would be gluttony ), but who doesn't like looking good? The way we look has a profound psychological impact on us.
Looking good is very important, but how many men out there actually know what it takes to look good?
IANS Aditi Rao Hydari says that it's important to feel good, and that looking good is subjective.
However, no-one mentioned it to one owner who was looking good in six-inch high heels at the annual BSPCA fundraiser at Askar over the weekend.
Looking good, doing good – meet the new Red Nose Lipstick being launched by Kate Moss.
When you feel like you are looking good, you are more confident.
WHEN it comes to looking good in the sunshine those Aussies have got it down to a fine WHEN it comes to looking good in the sunshine those Aussies have got it down to a fine art, and few do it better than the Minogue sisters.
The First Lady was clearly open and unapologetic about her views on such treatments, and added, " Women should have the freedom to do whatever they need to do to feel good about themselves." While a bold career move or an expression of financial freedom meets with encouraging responses, when it comes to ' looking good' or rather, caring about your ' looks', women are expected stick to the conventional notion of ' natural beauty'.
It's not looking good for this year's big gig or for Declan who declares that the festival is cancelled.
FORMER developer Kevin McGeever walked free from jail yesterday and declared he was "looking good and feeling fine".
"The final decision hasn't been made yet, but it's not looking good," he said.
However, the way to ensure untold misery for a young girl is to tell her that looking good doesn't matter.