look

(eye) + (human legs)
★★★★★
7 strokes
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Onyomi

KEN

Mnemonic

I looked with my eye as rats gnawed off KENny's little human legs.

Kunyomi

( ) み*る to look, to see
★★★★★
( ) み*せる show something to someone
★★★★★
( が or に ) み*える be able to see. As in, "Can you see that bird in the distance?"
★★★★★
み*せびらかす to show off. This is not an offensive term - you can even say it about yourself, "I'd like to show off my new boyfriend!"
★☆☆☆☆

Jukugo

意見(いけん)

opinion ★★★★★
(meaning) + (look) = 意見 (opinion)

見付ける(みつける)

find ★★★★☆ 1/2 KANA
(look) + (stick to) = 見付ける (find)

find (your car keys that you thought you'd lost)ー BOOBOO: you don't use 見つける about things you're discovering for the first time. That's 発見 (はっけん)!

花見(はなみ)

sakura-viewing party ★★★☆☆ KUNKUN
(flower) + (look) = 花見 (sakura-viewing party)

cherry-blossom looking-at-and-getting-bombed parties

Lookalikes

Meaning Hint Radical
shellfish ANIMAL LEGS
look HUMAN LEGS

Money has ANIMAL LEGS because a shellfish is an animal.

Look has HUMAN LEGS because you're a human and you look at shit.

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Synonyms

appearance
容姿    外見    見た目    外観    容貌   
dump
見捨てる    振る   
great, magnificent
上手    うまい 素敵    立派    素晴らしい    見事   
guard
警備    監視    見張り   
idly, stand by
見兼ねてxxx    見殺し    勘弁出来ない    たまるか
interpretation
感想    意見    印象    解釈   
judge someone
偏見    判断    先入観    判決    裁く    審査   
overlook
見過ごす    大目に見る   
point of view
立場    見方    味方    世界観    彼にして見ればxxx   
see
見る    観る   
show off
見栄を張る    見せびらかす   
show, indicate
見せる    示す   
summit
頂点    見所    頂上    山頂    天辺    頂   
to look or stare
チラ見する    じっと見る    にらむ 見つめる    眺める