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ˈglæn sɪŋ, ˈglɑn-glanc·ing

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  1. glancingadjective

    Making a superficial, obtuse contact with something.

    His fist caught a glancing blow to my jaw.

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  1. Glancing

    of Glance

  2. Glancingadjective

    shooting, as light

  3. Glancingadjective

    flying off (after striking) in an oblique direction; as, a glancing shot

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of glancing in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of glancing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of glancing in a Sentence

  1. Ziver Birg:

    Your product has to capture someone’s attention within the first three seconds of them glancing at it.

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    a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion
    • A. transition
    • B. rapture
    • C. scrutiny
    • D. perusal

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