Loom up – meaning and examples

If something looms up, it comes into sight as a tall, unclear shape, often in a frightening way. (Collins Dictionary)

To appear as a large, often frightening or unclear shape or object. (Cambridge Dictionary)

An apparatus for making fabric by weaving yarn or thread. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Examples

Weaving loom.

https://www.dreamstime.com/stock-photo-weaving-loom-warp-threads-set-up-to-start-project-image84143781

Spinster suddenly looms large for Breeders’ Cup Distaff.

https://www.horseracingnation.com/blogs/zatt/Breeders_Cup_Distaff_2018_The_Spinster_suddenly_looms_large_123#

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