"glimpse" in the noun sense
1. glance, glimpse, coup d'oeil
a quick look
a brief or incomplete view
"from the window he could catch a glimpse of the lake"
a vague indication
"he caught only a glimpse of the professor's meaning"
"glimpse" in the verb sense
catch a glimpse of or see briefly
"We glimpsed the Queen as she got into her limousine"
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