look for (v.) Old form(s): look'd , look't
expect, hope for, anticipate
Cym II.iv.170[Posthumus alone, of Iachimo] found no opposition / But what he looked for should oppose
KL II.iv.227[Regan to Lear] I looked not for you yet
R2 IV.i.161[Bolingbroke to Lords under arrest] little looked for at your helping hands
TS IV.ii.117[Tranio as Lucentio to Pedant, of Vincentio] My father is here looked for every day
TS IV.iv.16[Biondello to Tranio as Lucentio, of Vincentio] you looked for him this day in Padua
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