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glares

noun
plural of glare

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the steady giving off of the form of radiation that makes vision possible
  • the sudden glare of the squad car's headlights in my rearview mirror

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glares

verb
present tense third-person singular of glare

Synonyms & Antonyms of glares (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to shine with a bright harsh light
  • the spotlight glared down on the suspect as the police questioned him relentlessly

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2 to look with anger or disapproval
  • don't glare at me like that when I tell you "no"

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“Glares.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/glares. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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