Associations to the word «Glare»


GLARE, noun. (uncountable) An intense, blinding light.
GLARE, noun. Showy brilliance; gaudiness.
GLARE, noun. An angry or fierce stare.
GLARE, noun. (telephony) A call collision; the situation where an incoming call occurs at the same time as an outgoing call.
GLARE, noun. (US) A smooth, bright, glassy surface.
GLARE, noun. A viscous, transparent substance; glair.
GLARE, verb. (intransitive) To stare angrily.
GLARE, verb. (intransitive) To shine brightly.
GLARE, verb. To be bright and intense, or ostentatiously splendid.
GLARE, verb. (transitive) To shoot out, or emit, as a dazzling light.
GLARE, adjective. (US) (of ice) smooth and bright or translucent; glary
GLARE FILTER, noun. A transparent sheet (of glass or plastic, usually) placed over a monitor to reduce glare
GLARE FILTERS, noun. Plural of glare filter

Dictionary definition

GLARE, noun. A light within the field of vision that is brighter than the brightness to which the eyes are adapted; "a glare of sunlight".
GLARE, noun. An angry stare.
GLARE, noun. A focus of public attention; "he enjoyed being in the limelight"; "when Congress investigates it brings the full glare of publicity to the agency".
GLARE, verb. Look at with a fixed gaze; "The girl glared at the man who tried to make a pass at her".
GLARE, verb. Be sharply reflected; "The moon glared back at itself from the lake's surface".
GLARE, verb. Shine intensely; "The sun glared down on us".

Wise words

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