看看

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Chinese[edit]

 
to see; to look at; to look after; to take care of; to watch; to guard; it depends; think
 
to see; to look at; to look after; to take care of; to watch; to guard; it depends; think
simp. and trad.
(看看)

Pronunciation[edit]


Verb[edit]

看看

  1. to glance at; to take a quick look at
  2. to examine and survey
  3. to visit or to call on
  4. to see the sights
  5. to thumb through (a book, etc.)

Adverb[edit]

看看

  1. placed at the end of a sentence to indicate a suggestion, interchangeable with 看一下
    電話看看 / 电话看看  ―  Dǎ diànhuà gěi tā kànkàn.  ―  Try calling him.
  2. (colloquial) pretty soon

Usage notes[edit]

If the verb is reduplicated monosyllable verb, use instead, e.g. 試試看, 嘗嘗看.