Associations to the word «Glance»


GLANCE, verb. (intransitive) To look briefly (at something).
GLANCE, verb. (intransitive) To graze a surface.
GLANCE, verb. To sparkle.
GLANCE, verb. To move quickly, appearing and disappearing rapidly; to be visible only for an instant at a time; to move interruptedly; to twinkle.
GLANCE, verb. To strike and fly off in an oblique direction; to dart aside.
GLANCE, verb. (soccer) To hit lightly with the head, make a deft header.
GLANCE, verb. To make an incidental or passing reflection; to allude; to hint; often with at.
GLANCE, noun. A brief or cursory look.
GLANCE, noun. A deflection.
GLANCE, noun. (cricket) A stroke in which the ball is deflected to one side.
GLANCE, noun. A sudden flash of light or splendour.
GLANCE, noun. An incidental or passing thought or allusion.
GLANCE, noun. (mineralogy) Any of various sulphides, mostly dark-coloured, which have a brilliant metallic lustre.
GLANCE, noun. (mineral) Glance coal.
GLANCE AWAY, verb. Intransitive: To look at something else briefly, then look back again.
GLANCE COAL, noun. (mineral) Any hard, lustrous coal such as anthracite
GLANCE OFF, verb. Intransitive: To strike a surface and be deflected
GLANCE OVER, verb. (transitive) to quickly inspect something (newspaper, notes) with the eyes

Dictionary definition

GLANCE, noun. A quick look.
GLANCE, verb. Throw a glance at; take a brief look at; "She only glanced at the paper"; "I only peeked--I didn't see anything interesting".
GLANCE, verb. Hit at an angle.

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy