Synonyms for Glance:


leaf through, look at, run down, flick through, look through. peep, throw, sneak a look/glance etc. at, give someone/something the once-over, take one look at, steal a glance/look, dart, flick. glister, coruscate, light, scintillate, glimmer, eye contact, flash, spangle, wink, shimmer, twinkle, preview, sparkle, sighting. ricochet, graze, skip, strike, Dap, skim. dip into, browse, words, run-through, flip through, investigate. act (noun)
Coup D'oeil, glimpse.
flash (noun)
glance (noun)
glimpse, carom, glint, peek, glimmer, Coup D'oeil, flash, sight, view, peep, twinkle, look, sparkle, shimmer.
glimpse (noun)
study at flash, flash, fleeting impression.


brush (verb)
flash (verb)
spangle, light, scintillate.
glance (verb)
dip into, browse, gaze, peer, dart, carom, coruscate, skip, leaf through, see, flip through, graze, strike, skim.
perception (verb)
glint, peek.

Other synonyms:

flash, glister, sighting, peep, flick through, Dap, coruscate, eye contact. scintillate, look through, ricochet, shimmer. twinkle, browse, dip into, glimmer, skip. graze, skim. preview, wink, flick, sparkle. run down. dart. look at. throw. Other relevant words:
glimmer, light, Dap, coruscate, glint, twinkle, scintillate, leaf through, glister, browse, sparkle, strike, flip through, dip into, dart, ricochet, Coup D'oeil, flick, peep, skim, shimmer, carom, spangle, flash, skip, look at, wink, graze.

Usage examples for glance

  1. Having assured himself by a glance that Noemi was no longer present, he raised his arm and drew the dear face down to his lips. – The Saint by Antonio Fogazzaro Commentator: William Roscoe Thayer
  2. His glance caught hers. – Hilda Lessways by Arnold Bennett
  3. One glance however, told her heart that a change had taken place, and she sprang quickly towards him. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English