steal a glance


: to look quickly
He stole a glance at her before riding away.

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Recent Examples on the Web Every Christmas for more than a decade, Amelia Ricks will go back in time and steal a glance at the office Christmas party picture from 2008 - her first year on the job at Birmingham’s Oakworth Capital Bank. William Thornton |, al, 10 Nov. 2022

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“Steal a glance.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.

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