Usage examples for glimpse

  1. One glimpse was so clear that I expressed it in a letter, 'I tell you there is no death, since I have heard the Skylark sing.... – She Buildeth Her House by Will Comfort
  2. But he said it because of the lady of the town, of whom he wished to catch a glimpse. – Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot" by Chretien DeTroyes
  3. The first glimpse of his face told her that. – The Rangeland Avenger by Max Brand
  4. I don't think the fellow could have been certain I didn't get a glimpse of his face. – Carmen's Messenger by Harold Bindloss
  5. I told him of the light we had caught a glimpse of the evening before. – Adventures of a Young Naturalist by Lucien Biart
  6. It's no fun if we can't catch a glimpse of you the whole run. – The School by the Sea by Angela Brazil
  7. But at the end of the summer the father and daughter had not even had a passing glimpse of each other. – The Little Colonel by Annie Fellows Johnston
  8. Jane got a glimpse of the white, drawn face of Mrs. Van Verity Vanness and she knew that she was going to be in for some busy minutes. – Jane Stewardess of the Air Lines by Ruthe S. Wheeler
  9. Alice caught a glimpse of her bright face by the light of the moon, which was already getting up in the sky. – The Rebel of the School by Mrs. L. T. Meade
  10. Now she must believe them removed, and if I could but gain the glimpse I speak of I should see this woman as she was. – The Millionaire Baby by Anna Katharine Green
  11. I caught but a glimpse of him in the darkness that night. – The Hero of Garside School by J. Harwood Panting
  12. He caught a glimpse of Hume upon the floor- as we saw him. – Ashton-Kirk, Investigator by John T. McIntyre
  13. I did catch just a glimpse of him, I believe, in rather a strange way. – The Betrayal by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  14. Yet nowhere could he catch a glimpse of Mildred. – The Silver Horde by Rex Beach
  15. As we were going downstairs I caught a glimpse of a newspaper in my girl's pocket. – Driven Back to Eden by E. P. Roe
  16. From time to time he sighed, but it was only when she reminded him that it was his hour for bed that he let a glimpse of his feelings appear. – Ovington's Bank by Stanley J. Weyman
  17. They received the news calmly, and I almost caught a glimpse of a twinkle in George's and Leon's eyes. – My Home In The Field of Honor by Frances Wilson Huard
  18. As I sit down I catch a glimpse of myself in the glass. – Nancy A Novel by Rhoda Broughton
  19. I caught a glimpse of a crazy white face on a boy's body in the great glass opposite and heard my own voice break into something I'd never heard before. – In the Bishop's Carriage by Miriam Michelson
  20. They were at a safe distance from the trail, so that if any one should pass back or forth he could not possibly catch a glimpse of the camp. – The Hunters of the Ozark by Edward S. Ellis