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glimpse

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

an instance of looking especially briefly
  • I only got a glimpse of him as we drove by

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glimpse

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of glimpse (Entry 2 of 2)

to take a quick or hasty look
  • just glimpsed at the photo then turned his attention elsewhere

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The first known use of glimpse was in the 14th century

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“Glimpse.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/glimpse. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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