Translation of look at in Spanish:

look at

mirar, v.

phrasal verb

  • 1

    (person/diagram/picture) mirar
    my husband has never looked at another woman mi marido no ha mirado nunca a otra mujer
    • he's not much to look at muy atractivo no es
    • to look at her, you'd think she was really weak tiene todo el aspecto de una persona débil
    • look at the time! ¡mira qué hora es!
    • look at me for instance mírame a mí, por ejemplo
    • he said he'd never marry, and look at him now! ¡decía que no se casaría nunca y ahí lo tienes!
    • there's $50 missing — well, don't look at me! faltan 50 dólares — bueno, a mí no me mires
  • 2

    • 2.1(consider)

      (possibilities) considerar
      (possibilities) estudiar
      we're looking at ways of increasing productivity estamos considerando / estudiando cómo podemos aumentar la productividad
      • look at it from my point of view míralo / considéralo desde mi punto de vista
      • it depends on how you look at it depende de cómo lo mires
      • they wouldn't even look at my proposal ni siquiera consideraron mi propuesta
      • the program looks at university life el programa enfoca la vida universitaria

    • 2.2informal (contemplate)

      you're looking at $6,000 at least to get the roof fixed hay que pensar en / calcular 6.000 dólares como mínimo para hacer arreglar el techo
      • I'd say you were looking at 5 months yo diría que hay que calcular unos cinco meses

  • 3

    (examine, check)
    (graze/arm/patient) examinar
    (arm/graze/patient) checar Mexico
    (pump/car/valve) revisar
    (pump/valve/car) chequear
    (car/pump/valve) checar Mexico