dart a glance/look at

Definition of dart a glance/look at

:to look suddenly and briefly at (something or someone)
  • She darted a suspicious glance at her sister.

Word by Word Definitions

dart play
  1. : a light spear

  2. : a small missile usually with a pointed shaft at one end and feathers at the other

  3. : a game in which darts are thrown at a target

  1. : to throw with a sudden movement

  2. : to thrust or move with sudden speed

  3. : to shoot with a dart containing a usually tranquilizing drug

glance play
  1. : to strike a surface obliquely so as to go off at an angle

  2. : to make sudden quick movements

  3. : to flash or gleam with quick intermittent rays of light

  1. : a quick intermittent flash or gleam

  2. : a sudden quick movement

  3. : a rapid oblique movement

look play
  1. : to make sure or take care (that something is done)

  2. : to ascertain by the use of one's eyes

  3. : to exercise the power of vision upon : examine

  1. : the act of looking

  2. : glance

  3. : the expression of the countenance


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