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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 glare /ˈglær, ˈglɛr/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Glare v. i. [imp. & p. p. Glared p. pr. & vb. n. Glaring.]
 1. To shine with a bright, dazzling light.
    The cavern glares with new-admitted light.   --Dryden.
 2. To look with fierce, piercing eyes; to stare earnestly, angrily, or fiercely.
    And eye that scorcheth all it glares upon.   --Byron.
 3. To be bright and intense, as certain colors; to be ostentatiously splendid or gay.
    She glares in balls, front boxes, and the ring.   --Pope.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Glare, v. t. To shoot out, or emit, as a dazzling light.
 Every eye
 Glared lightning, and shot forth pernicious fire.   --Milton.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Glare, n.
 1. A bright, dazzling light; splendor that dazzles the eyes; a confusing and bewildering light.
    The frame of burnished steel that cast a glare.   --Dryden.
 2. A fierce, piercing look or stare.
 About them round,
 A lion now he stalks with fiery glare.   --Milton.
 3. A viscous, transparent substance. See Glair.
 4. A smooth, bright, glassy surface; as, a glare of ice. [U. S. ]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Glare, a.  Smooth and bright or translucent; -- used almost exclusively of ice; as, skating on glare ice. [U. S.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: great brightness; "a glare of sunlight"; "the flowers were a
           blaze of color" [syn: blaze, brilliance]
      2: an angry stare [syn: glower]
      3: a focus of public attention; "he enjoyed being in the
         limelight"; "when Congress investigates it brings the full
         glare of publicity to the agency" [syn: limelight, spotlight,
          public eye]
      v 1: look at with a fixed gaze; "The girl glared at the man who
           tried to make a pass at her" [syn: glower]
      2: be sharply reflected; "The moon glared back at itself from
         the lake's surface"
      3: shine intensely; "The sun glared down on us"