Meaning of “glance” - Learner’s Dictionary

glance

verb uk us /ɡlɑːns/
glance at/around/towards, etc

B1 to look somewhere for a short time:

He glanced at his watch.
glance at/over/through, etc

B2 to read something quickly:

She glanced through the newspaper.

(Definition of “glance verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)