Glancing in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Glancing

Making superficial, obtuse contact with something. | present participle of glance | A sideways look; a glance.

Short Example Sentence for Glancing

  • 1. His eye seems glancing in my direction. 🔊
  • 2. One of the enemy struck her a glancing blow on the arm. 🔊
  • 3. He had been glancing through the paper, but looked up. 🔊
  • 4. Leonard, glancing up, spied what appeared to be an attic. 🔊
  • 5. Edna inquired, glancing at us, puzzled. 🔊
  • 6. Molly asked, glancing at Judith timidly. 🔊
  • 7. Don't hurt anybody with glancing bullets. 🔊
  • 8. It was a glancing blow, otherwise the fight would have ended then and there. 🔊
  • 9. Pep darted down the stairs, his eyes glancing in every direction. 🔊
  • 10. The automaton departed, glancing from side to side and chewing diligently. 🔊
  • 11. Grief, glancing with keen carelessness from one to the other, laughed. 🔊
  • 12. He roped the pack, glancing back toward the water-hole occasionally. 🔊
  • 13. How the time passes," she said, glancing at her watch. 🔊
  • 14. Suddenly Overland, glancing back, saw Tenlow stop and raise his arm. 🔊
  • 15. An exclamation from the blacks for'ard sent both men glancing seaward. 🔊

How to use Glancing in Sentence?

  • 1. Griffiths hesitated and swallowed, when he had finished glancing at the document. 🔊
  • 2. Observe: he has taken himself for granted, just glancing at his faults and looking away again. 🔊
  • 3. I used to see ladies, who came in for a quiet cup of tea, glancing sidelong at him. 🔊
  • 4. There was something in his sharp way of glancing at things that made Dave think of a lawyer. 🔊
  • 5. Hour after hour sat Winthrop, reading and occasionally glancing out across the desert. 🔊
  • 6. It was a good three miles home, and Mabel, glancing once more at the sky, urged Shirley to hurry. 🔊
  • 7. Si," said Shorty, glancing ruefully back, "or we'll lose every blamed one o' them boys. 🔊
  • 8. Hubert sat down, glancing nervously from the actor to the morning papers with which the table was strewn. 🔊
  • 9. He found that a bullet would go through the glass without glancing or having its force materially abated. 🔊
  • 10. So saying, he dipped his paddle with vigour, and the light bark shot swiftly over the glancing water. 🔊
  • 11. So did his thoughts run as he leaned back on the cushions of a first-class carriage, glancing casually through the evening paper. 🔊
  • 12. She rose up and began to put her embroidery away, but glancing casually out of the window, she perceived the officer again. 🔊
  • 13. Men shot at sounds, or motions of the bushes, and the bullets, glancing on the limbs, whistled in all directions. 🔊
  • 14. It is the call of the cock of the woods as he flies, rising and falling, glancing upward and downward in his billowy flight across the lake. 🔊
  • 15. The salesman stepped up, glancing at the hunchback with the quick look of surprise which Clara had noticed in others. 🔊
  • 16. Ever an air of painful thought, of wretched abstraction; and ever that strange and recurring movement, of glancing fearfully over the shoulder. 🔊
  • 17. Then, without glancing at the girl, she sat down in one of the deep chairs by the hearth, and motioned invitingly to a place at her side. 🔊
  • 18. A desperate resolve came into Pep's mind, as glancing ahead he caught the glint of water. 🔊
  • 19. A rather fine-looking old man stood nearby, glancing through his gold-rimmed eyeglasses toward the beach, as if impatient of something. 🔊
  • 20. My hand touched what seemed like stonework, and glancing up I became aware that a building rose high above. 🔊