Which is correct:
"looks good" or "looks well"?

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looks good

This phrase is correct and commonly used to describe the appearance or quality of something.

This phrase is used to express that something appears satisfactory or pleasing in terms of its appearance or quality.

Examples:

  • The new dress looks good on you.
  • The food at the restaurant looks good.
  • The plan looks good to me.
  • The painting looks good in the living room.
  • The weather looks good for our picnic.

Alternatives:

  • appears good
  • seems good
  • is good
  • appears fine
  • is fine

looks well

This phrase is not commonly used to describe the appearance or quality of something.

The correct phrase is 'looks good.' 'Looks well' is not commonly used in this context. 'Looks good' is the appropriate way to describe the appearance or quality of something.

Last updated: March 30, 2024

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