To come into view; show or appear gradually or partially, as though from hiding
To glance or look quickly and furtively, esp. through an opening or from behind something
To strike a surface obliquely and go off at an angle
To catch sight of; see:
To pick out; detect; see; recognize
Discern is defined as to recognize someone or something as different from someone or something else.
To detect is defined as to uncover or sense something previously hidden.
To go to see (a performance, for example):
(Now Rare) To stand out conspicuously
To survey land
Find another word for glimpsing. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for glimpsing, like: peeping, peeking, glancing, spying, spotting, espying, discerning, detecting, descrying, catching and staring.