look up to
This page is about the phrasal verb look up to
If someone looks up to another person, they respect or admire them.
- look up to sb Most boys look up to sports stars, and some even dream of being like them when they grow up.
- look up to sb I always looked up to my older cousin, until I saw him hit his girlfriend. I never respected him again after that.
Parents teach their children to look up to
Contributor: Matt Errey