Glimpse in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Glimpse

(transitive) To see or view briefly or incompletely. | (intransitive) To appear by glimpses. | A brief look, glance, or peek.

Short Example Sentence for Glimpse

  • 1. She was to have another glimpse of it. 🔊
  • 2. I had a glimpse of him through the open door. 🔊
  • 3. You begin to glimpse the situation. 🔊
  • 4. Bert was having his first glimpse of the sea since he started on his trip. 🔊
  • 5. She had got her glimpse of the grim reality that lies beneath. 🔊
  • 6. I had never had so much as a glimpse of him until he came to visit us. 🔊
  • 7. He caught a glimpse of startled faces at doors and windows as he passed. 🔊
  • 8. It is not a strange sight to catch a glimpse of deer along the shore. 🔊
  • 9. The first glimpse of Ashley brought this verbal shelter to the dust. 🔊
  • 10. Far out at sea, I could glimpse dimly the sails of a vessel. 🔊
  • 11. But, nevertheless, even in her attic room she has had a glimpse of Paradise. 🔊
  • 12. Already now the street I see Where the first time I caught a glimpse of thee. 🔊
  • 13. But Magellan, like Moses, was vouchsafed only a glimpse of the Promised Land. 🔊

How to use Glimpse in Sentence?

  • 1. Unluckily, as she caught a glimpse of him she was conscious that he was looking at her. 🔊
  • 2. I caught a glimpse of him blushingly whispering about his misadventure to a colleague. 🔊
  • 3. It was but a glimpse the guerrillas could get at him as he stole through the woods. 🔊
  • 4. At length a glimpse of the outer world reached them through one of the windows. 🔊
  • 5. Wearily she lighted her candle and went to warm her heart with a glimpse of her son. 🔊
  • 6. Burckhardt caught a glimpse of what looked like the cigar stand in his office building. 🔊
  • 7. Half an hour afterward his weary eyes were rewarded by a glimpse of two lights. 🔊
  • 8. By the way, though, you might glimpse him so as to be able to keep track of him. 🔊
  • 9. And yet the sudden glimpse of passion in Jonah had whetted her appetite for more. 🔊
  • 10. As he rolled, face under, he caught a single glimpse of the hunchback, running. 🔊
  • 11. It was then that Byrne had his first glimpse of the little cloaked man in a yellow hat. 🔊
  • 12. As they withdrew from the royal presence, Grief caught a glimpse of Sepeli, the queen. 🔊
  • 13. But just as I caught a glimpse of the straw roof I perceived that I was too late. 🔊
  • 14. They got an entrancing glimpse of the gentle green and gold beauty of the place before the chills of autumn set in. 🔊
  • 15. I glimpse for a bewildering instant the heights that may be scaled, the splendid enterprises made possible. 🔊
  • 16. I inquired, falling on my knees before the crevice, and trying to catch a glimpse of the victim of an accident. 🔊
  • 17. His ride took him to a distant part of the run, from which he could get a glimpse of the far-off mountains. 🔊
  • 18. Lawrence mingled with the crowd, and as he read he felt a bulky envelope thrust in his hand and caught a glimpse of a dusky arm. 🔊
  • 19. And then came a glimpse of thought, of imagination, like the sight of a soaring eagle through a staircase skylight. 🔊
  • 20. From time to time a note of pathos creeps into these old minutes and one catches a glimpse of the trials and struggles of the little company. 🔊
  • 21. This part was difficult to reach because of an old fence, but a little boy might glimpse that long cavern of greenery by wading. 🔊
  • 22. As one, the spectators on the platform stretched their necks to catch the first glimpse of the train bearing its precious cargo of millionaires. 🔊