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a quick look or partial understanding
The exact meaning of glimpse can depend upon its context. For example:
  • "I caught a glimpse of her when I was walking to class." — a very quick look
  • "I glimpsed at the headlines." — looked quickly
  • "Reading the book gave me a glimpse of the life of a devout Muslim immigrant in America." — a quick, incomplete view
  • She glimpsed Mr. Haney through a break in the bushes.
    Seven (95% in)
  • Just as she mustered the nerve to tear off a piece to show at home, she glimpsed someone leaning toward her.
    Five (83% in)

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