1. to look out, to watch out for, to beware of, to look for

  • lookout long pis (look out (prep) fish) to go fishing
  • Lukaut long bas i kam.
    Look for the bus coming.
  • Lukaut, dok nogut i stap.
    Beware of the savage dog.

2. to look after, to care for

  • lukaut bilong lotu the care of the church
  • lookout long sikman (look out (prep)┬ásick man) to nurse a patient
  • Lukaut long ol buk bilong mi.
    Look after my books.
  • Mama i lukaut gut long pikinini bilong em.
    The mother takes good care of her children.

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