Meaning of “glimpse” in the English Dictionary

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

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glimpsenoun [ C ]

us /ɡlɪmps/

a brief look at someone or something:

He caught a glimpse of her face.
verb [ I/T ] us /ɡlɪmps/

[ T ] I glimpsed her walking back from town.

(Definition of “glimpse” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)