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  1. iiuu
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    "lookup on" or "lookup to"

    When you adore someone as your role model, what the word shall we use?

    lookup on him
    or
    lookup to him??

    thank you

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    Re: "lookup on" or "lookup to"

    You would look up to someone.

    (look and up are separate words)

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    Re: "lookup on" or "lookup to"

    Quote Originally Posted by jamiep View Post
    You would look up to someone.

    (look and up are separate words)
    The 'on' comes from the (nearly) opposite expression 'look down on' [to regard with contempt].

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