logo
Writing Improvement Software

glance Idioms & Phrases


at first glance

  • adverb immediately
    at first sight.
    • it was love at first sight
WordNet

Bismuth glance

  • bismuth sulphide; bismuthinite.
Webster 1913

Cobalt glance

  • . (Min.) See Cobaltite.
Webster 1913

copper glance

  • noun a heavy grey mineral that is an ore of copper
    chalcocite.
WordNet

Copper glance, ∨ Vitreous copper

  • . (Min.) See Chalcocite.
Webster 1913

Glance coal

  • anthracite; a mineral composed chiefly of carbon.
Webster 1913

Glance cobalt

  • cobaltite, or gray cobalt.
Webster 1913

Glance copper

  • calcocite.
Webster 1913

glance over

  • verb examine hastily
    rake; skim; run down; scan.
    • She scanned the newspaper headlines while waiting for the taxi
WordNet

Glance wood

  • a hard wood grown in Cuba, and used for gauging instruments, carpenters' rules, etc. McElrath.
Webster 1913

Iron glance

  • (Min.), hematite.
Webster 1913

Lead glance

  • . (Min.) Same as Galena.
Webster 1913

Lightning glance

  • a quick, penetrating glance of a brilliant eye.
Webster 1913

Side glance

  • a glance or brief look to one side.
Webster 1913

side-glance

  • noun a glance sideways
    side-look.
    • she shot him an impatient side-glance
WordNet

Silver glance, ∨ Vitreous silver

  • . (Min.) See Argentine.
Webster 1913

Tellurium glance

  • (Min.), nagyagite; called also black tellurium.
Webster 1913

"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."

-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.

Fear not the Adverb Hell!

Writing Improvement Software
Writing Improvement Software