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English definition of “glance off (sth)”

glance off (sth)

verb uk phrasal verb with glance   /ɡlɑːns/ us    /ɡlæns/
to hit or touch something quickly and lightly at an angle and move away in another direction: The bullets glanced off the car.Changing direction
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