verb (used without object), glanced, glanc·ing.
verb (used with object), glanced, glanc·ing.Archaic.
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Origin of glance1
synonym study for glance
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH glanceglance , glimpse
Words nearby glance
Definition for glance (2 of 2)
Origin of glance2
Example sentences from the Web for glance
This activity card shows users new, relevant listings that have been posted since the user last searched for a particular job, making it easier for jobseekers to tell whether new listings are available at a glance.Google’s new features for product, job and recipe activity cards usher users along their journey|George Nguyen|August 18, 2020|Search Engine Land
That’s a smart suggestion, and something I wish I’d thought to look at, although after taking a very brief glance at it now, I’m not sure how much it would have mattered.Our Election Forecast Didn’t Say What I Thought It Would|Nate Silver (firstname.lastname@example.org)|August 17, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Profile attributes appear in your GMB listing, local Knowledge Panel and the local 3-pack, and make details about how your business is operating available at a glance.
The best way to absorb that data is a quick glance at a chart or graph.
Still, you may one day pass a big rig and, with a startled glance into the cab, notice no one’s at the wheel.TuSimple’s Robot Big Rigs Will Automate Freight Coast to Coast|Jason Dorrier|July 5, 2020|Singularity Hub
The two major complaints minority communities have against the police seem at first glance paradoxical.
In Greek mythology, the Gorgon Medusa had the face of a woman and poisonous snakes for hair; her glance could turn men to stone.
At first glance, it might be tempting to interpret this extravagant level of compensation as a victory for the once-humble intern.Silicon Valley Interns Make a Service Worker’s Yearly Salary In Three Months|Samantha Allen|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It only takes one glance of Alton's Ebola Survival Handbook to recognize the real threat: him.
He was very sincere and nice, but I saw him glance at the pink moustache across my lip.
Madame de Condillac stood watching him, her face composed, her glance cold.
At Felipe's cry, the women waiting in the hall hurried in, wailing aloud as their first glance showed them all was over.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
Her glance wandered from his face away toward the Gulf, whose sonorous murmur reached her like a loving but imperative entreaty.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
She glanced up at him softly, under long lashes,—a thrilling glance; but he missed its radiance, for his own eyes were far away.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
Suddenly he shot a disturbing glance at Tressan's face, and the corner of his wild-cat mustachios twitched.
British Dictionary definitions for glance (1 of 2)
Derived forms of glanceglancing, adverbglancingly, adverb
Word Origin for glance
usage for glance
British Dictionary definitions for glance (2 of 2)
Word Origin for glance
Idioms and Phrases with glance
see at first blush (glance).