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glimpse

US [ɡlɪmps]
UK [ɡlɪmps]
  • v.瞥见;〔诗〕闪现
  • n.领悟;概况;见识;一睹
  • Web一瞥;一瞥,一看;掠影
Plural Form:glimpses  Past Participle:glimpsed  Present Participle:glimpsing  
glimpse
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n.
1.
~ (of sb/sth).~ (at sb/sth)
一瞥;一看a look at sb/sth for a very short time, when you do not see the person or thing completely
He caught a glimpse of her in the crowd.
他一眼瞥见她在人群里。
I came up on deck to get my first glimpse of the island.
我登上甲板第一次看这岛。
2.
短暂的感受(或体验、领会)a short experience of sth that helps you to understand it
a fascinating glimpse into life in the ocean
对海洋生物的一次短暂而动人心魄的感受
The programme gives us a rare glimpse of a great artist at work.
这个节目使我们难得地认识到伟大艺术家工作时的情况。
v.
1.
~ sb/sth
瞥见;看一眼to see sb/sth for a moment, but not very clearly
He'd glimpsed her through the window as he passed.
他路过时透过窗户瞥见了她。
2.
~ sth
开始领悟;开始认识到to start to understand sth
Suddenly she glimpsed the truth about her sister.
她突然开始了解到她姐姐的真实情况。

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