Meaning of “at first glance” in the English Dictionary

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"at first glance" in American English

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at first glance

also at first blush

when first considering something, before having a chance to look at it carefully:

At first glance the deal looked wonderful, but after reading the fine print he wasn’t so sure.

(Definition of “at first glance” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)