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“Tener pinta” (it looks like) is another really useful use of the verb tener, and is used to compare and comment on things:

 

Spanish English
Tener pinta To look like
Tiene pinta de ser bueno It looks good
Tiene pinta de ser malo It looks bad
Él tiene pinta de ser buena gente He looks like a good guy
Él tiene pinta de hippy He looks like a hippy
Tiene pinta de estar muy rico It looks good (with food)
Tiene buena pinta It looks good
Tiene mala pinta It looks bad