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"glance" in British English

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glanceverb

uk   /ɡlɑːns/  us   /ɡlæns/

glancenoun [C]

uk   /ɡlɑːns/  us   /ɡlæns/
B2 a quick short look: She took/cast a glance at her watch.
at a glance
C1 immediately: He could tell at a glance that something was wrong.
at first glance
when first looking: At first glance I thought it was a dog (but I was mistaken).

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(Definition of glance from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"glance" in American English

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glancenoun [C]

 us   /ɡlæns/
a quick look at someone or something: The driver gave a glance back as he moved into the passing lane.
glance
verb [I always + adv/prep]  us   /ɡlæns/
She glanced around the room to see who was there.
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