What does glancing mean?

Definitions for glancingˈglæn sɪŋ, ˈglɑn-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word glancing.


  1. glancing(Adjective)

    Making a superficial, obtuse contact with something.

    His fist caught a glancing blow to my jaw.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Glancing

    of Glance

  2. Glancing(adj)

    shooting, as light

  3. Glancing(adj)

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


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  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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