look like a million dollars

[look like a million dollars] {v. phr.}, {informal} To look welland prosperous; appear healthy and happy and lucky; look pretty andattractive.

John came back from Florida driving a fine new car,tanned and glowing with health. He looked like a million dollars.

Dressed in the new formal and in a new hairdo, Betty looked like amillion dollars.

Compare: FEEL LIKE A MILLION.