look up (2)
Meaning: If a situation is looking up, it seems to be getting better.Synonym: improve
- look up For the first time in a month my stocks are rising, so things are looking up at last.
- look up Last month's sales weren't so good, but things are looking up this month. We've already had lots of orders.
Our team lost its first two games, but things are looking up after yesterday's game when they