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glancing

adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˈɡlæn·sɪŋ/
touching or hitting you quickly and lightly from the side rather than from the front, and usually not doing much damage: He never saw the ball coming, but fortunately it gave him only a glancing blow.
Translations of “glancing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 斜擦而過的, 擊偏的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 斜擦而过的, 击偏的…
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