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

 glimpse /ˈglɪm(p)s/
 一瞥,一閃(vi.)投以一瞥,閃爍不定(vt.)瞥見

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Glimpse n.
 1. A sudden flash; transient luster.
    LIght as the lightning glimpse they ran.   --Milton.
 2. A short, hurried view; a transitory or fragmentary perception; a quick sight.
    Here hid by shrub wood, there by glimpses seen.   --S. Rogers.
 3. A faint idea; an inkling.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Glimpse v. i. [imp. & p. p. Glimpsed p. pr. & vb. n. Glimpsing.] to appear by glimpses; to catch glimpses.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Glimpse, v. t. To catch a glimpse of; to see by glimpses; to have a short or hurried view of.
    Some glimpsing and no perfect sight.   --Chaucer.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 glimpse
      n 1: a quick look [syn: glance, coup d'oeil]
      2: a brief or incomplete view; "from the window he could catch
         a glimpse of the lake"
      3: a vague indication; "he caught only a glimpse of the
         professor's meaning"
      v : catch a glimpse of or see briefly; "We glimpsed the Queen as
          she got into her limousine"