Part of speech:
The act or instance of looking:
1667: Strait toward Heav'n my wondring Eyes I turnd, / And gaz'd a while the ample Skie — John Milton, Paradise Lost (book VIII)
To pierce, puncture, or penetrate with a pointed instrument:
To glance quickly.
To shine with a subdued flickering light:
To collide and rebound; glance:
To rub or touch lightly the surface of (a thing) in passing.
(Basketball) To retrieve and gain possession of the ball as it bounces off the backboard or rim after an unsuccessful shot.
To clean, caulk, or repair (a ship in this position).
To go over lightly, as with a brush
To skim is to remove things from the surface of a liquid or to take money off the top.
To physically affect in specific ways implied by context. [from 15th c.]
Dart is defined as to move or throw quickly.
A split second; an instant:
An instance of indirect reference:
The definition of glitter is tiny pieces of shiny material used for decoration.
(Baseball) To hit a ground ball to an infielder:
An indirect suggestion; slight indication; hint
The definition of allude is to drop a hint about something, but not go into details or specifics.
To hint is defined as to suggest something.
To rebound at least once from a surface.
The act of staring; steady or vacant look or gaze
To exhibit sparkling virtuosity:
To be reflected in dim, intermittent flashes:
To gleam or give out small flashes of light, usually by reflection:
To shine by reflection with a sparkling luster:
To sparkle intellectually; be brilliant and witty
To cover or decorate with spangles or other bright objects
To be reflected in small flashes of light:
(Archaic, intransitive) To turn a blind eye.
To do some form of dipping, dabbing, or bouncing action. (See Dapping.)
A reddening of the face, especially from modesty, embarrassment, or shame.
A brief, hasty look or restricted view; secret or furtive glimpse or glance
The definition of a blink is a quick opening and closing of the eyes, or an on and off flash of light.
A coruscating; sparkling
A flicker is defined as a tiny movement of light, or an expression of emotion that comes and goes quickly.
To go and look:
To start to burn; be ignited or kindled:
a quick look
Something seen; view
(Music) To pass from one note to another with no perceptible cessation of sound.
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