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synonyms for glancing

  • cursory
  • fleeting
  • superficial
  • ephemeral
  • fugitive
  • quick
  • shallow
  • short
  • slight
  • temporary
  • transient
  • evanescent
  • fugacious
  • hasty
  • impermanent
  • momentary
  • short-lived
  • transitory

antonyms for glancing

MOST RELEVANT
  • thorough
  • enduring
  • large
  • lasting
  • long
  • permanent
  • tall
  • thick
  • long-lasting
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How to use glancing in a sentence

"Granted; as many as you like," he returned, glancing down into her eyes that were full of thoughtfulness and some speculation.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Nothing was out of the ordinary except that the Professor developed an odd trick of continually glancing at his right hand.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
The graceful flying-fish, like a fair white bird, goes glancing above the blue magnificence of the tropical seas.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
"Certainly—certainly," murmured the Assistant Commissioner, glancing up absently.
DOPESAX ROHMER
"Of course Tim has made some friends," she said, glancing up from her work very casually.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
Before our busy work was done, day was glancing in through the coloured panes of the fine old chamber.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Margaret hesitated, glancing rapidly at the Inspector, and then down at the writing-table before which she was seated.
DOPESAX ROHMER
She patted the sallow cheek of the American with her jewelled fingers, and turned aside, glancing about her.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Glancing at her aunt, she saw that there was horror as well as belief in the gentle lady's face.
WINSTON OF THE PRAIRIEHAROLD BINDLOSS
It was a glancing blow, but it was enough to daze the man and send him reeling backward.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GLANCING

  • cursory
  • ephemeral
  • evanescent
  • fleeting
  • fugacious
  • fugitive
  • glancing
  • hasty
  • impermanent
  • momentary
  • quick
  • shallow
  • short
  • short-lived
  • slight
  • superficial
  • temporary
  • transient
  • transitory
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.