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glanced

verb
past tense of glance

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1 to strike and fly off at an angle
  • the basketball glanced off the rim
  • her wild pitch glanced off my shoulder and landed in the dugout

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2 to take a quick or hasty look
  • just glanced at the instructions before assembling the bike
  • glanced over his shoulder to see if she was still there

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3 to shoot forth bursts of light
  • diamonds glancing in the display case

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“Glanced.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/glanced. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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