Definition of lookit in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈlʊkɪt
North American informal


[with object, in imperative]
  • Look at: Hey, lookit that!
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    • Based on a local joke from the Lanaudière region of Quebec, their name translates to ‘the flock of beavers’ - as in ‘Hey, lookit the flock of beavers over there.’
    • Hey, lookit Nixon, he got kicked out midway through his second term.
    • ‘Hey, lookit this… ‘Ten pointed to a paragraph in the paper.’


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  • Used to draw attention to what one is about to say: lookit, Pete, this is serious
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    • Well, lookit, I can't think straight right now.
    • And lookit: the poor little girl hasn't learned to swim yet.
    • Now, lookit, there's no point in those blank faces.

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