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Another word for glimpse

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Noun
  1. A quick look

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    see

Verb
  1. To perceive, especially barely or fleetingly

      1. To watch or observe closely and secretly, usually with unfriendly purpose
      2. To investigate or observe something, especially in secret:
      3. To catch sight of; see:
      1. To determine the location of (a target, the enemy, etc.)
      2. To pick out; detect; see; recognize
      3. To become marked with spots:
      1. To catch sight of (something that is distant, partially hidden, or obscure); glimpse.
      2. (Intransitive) To look or search narrowly; to look about; to watch; to take notice; to spy.
      3. To catch sight of; to perceive with the eyes; to discover, as a distant object partly concealed, or not obvious to notice; to see at a glance; to discern unexpectedly; to spy; as, to espy land; to espy a man in a crowd.
      1. To perceive or recognize the difference
      2. To perceive with the eyes; detect or distinguish:
      3. To separate (a thing) mentally from another or others; recognize as separate or different
      1. To discover or ascertain the existence, presence, or fact of.
      2. To learn something hidden and often improper about:
      3. To catch or discover, as in a misdeed
      1. To catch sight of (something difficult to discern).
      2. To catch sight of; discern (distant or obscure objects)
      3. To discover by careful observation or scrutiny; detect:
      1. To go to see (a performance, for example):
      2. To become cognizant or aware of suddenly:
      3. To get (something required), usually quickly or for a brief period:
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    see

  2. To look briefly and quickly

      1. To come into view; show or appear gradually or partially, as though from hiding
      2. To look through a small opening or from a place of hiding
      3. To peek furtively; steal a quick glance.
      1. To glance or look quickly and furtively, esp. through an opening or from behind something
      2. To look or peer furtively, as from a place of concealment.
      3. To glance quickly.
      1. To read quickly or in cursory fashion:
      2. To direct the eyes at or toward something briefly:
      3. To look suddenly and briefly; take a quick look
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    see

Another word for glimpse

Noun
      1. (Informal) Any person or thing of a strikingly unpleasant or unusual appearance
      2. The act or fact of seeing:
      3. Field of vision:
      1. (Dentistry) An imprint of the teeth and surrounding tissues, formed with a plastic material that hardens into a mold for use in making dentures, inlays, or plastic models.
      2. An effect, feeling, or image retained as a consequence of experience:
      3. A vague notion, remembrance, or belief:
      1. Instantaneous illumination for photography:
      2. A brief time; moment
      3. (Slang) The pleasurable sensation that accompanies the use of a drug; a rush.
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    look