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synonyms for glimpsing

  • check out
  • peek
  • descry
  • espy
  • eye
  • flash
  • sight
  • spot
  • spy
  • view
  • catch sight of
  • get a load of
  • get an eyeful
  • take a gander
  • take in

antonyms for glimpsing

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  • stare
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How to use glimpsing in a sentence

Together they stood at the rail, not yet glimpsing the war-fleet which still moved in partial concealment along the wooded shore.
CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
They did not know they were glimpsing the first outcroppings of a genius that would one day amaze and entertain the nations.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
Overhead a moon glimpsing the clouds made through an effortless sky.
THE LAND OF LOOK BEHINDPAUL CAMERON BROWN
Glimpsing the thatched roof cottage through the trees, Salt paused to stare at it.
WHISPERING WALLSMILDRED A. WIRT
It was as if her own words had thrown open a door before which she faltered, her eyes sun-dazzled, yet glimpsing a wide horizon.
A MAN'S HEARTHELEANOR M. INGRAM
But then, merely glimpsing Sophy as she had done, she felt instinctively that she was incapable of such an act.
SHADOWS OF FLAMESAMELIE RIVES
He halted short, glimpsing the man on the wall in the faint glow of the fires.
BEYOND THE BLACK RIVERROBERT E. HOWARD
The mouse, glimpsing the doom ere it fell, doubled back upon itself in the narrow runway.
NEIGHBORS UNKNOWNCHARLES G. D. ROBERTS
Glimpsing the fat little red book in your pocket, he smiles sardonically.
VISTAS IN SICILYARTHUR STANLEY RIGGS
There would be ruin, dreadful ruin, and she was glimpsing the very things which she might have enjoyed.
COQUETTEFRANK SWINNERTON
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