[ UK /ɡlˈe‍ə/ ]
[ US /ˈɡɫɛɹ/ ]
  1. look at with a fixed gaze
    The girl glared at the man who tried to make a pass at her
  2. be sharply reflected
    The moon glared back at itself from the lake's surface
  3. shine intensely
    The sun glared down on us
  1. a light within the field of vision that is brighter than the brightness to which the eyes are adapted
    a glare of sunlight
  2. an angry stare
  3. a focus of public attention
    he enjoyed being in the limelight
    when Congress investigates it brings the full glare of publicity to the agency
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How To Use glare In A Sentence

  • During our exchanges there were plenty of glares and stares, and maybe even a couple of opinions shared.
  • He perceived they were entering the great theatre of his first appearance, the great theatre he had last seen as a chequer-work of glare and blackness in his flight from the red police. When the Sleeper Wakes
  • Warren frowned and glared at his wife until she finally raised her eyes to meet his.
  • The acintic glare of electricity arced from the floor. 365 tomorrows » 2007 » August : A New Free Flash Fiction SciFi Story Every Day
  • The old woman glared at him.
  • Closed in terms of things being able to go on under the radar and away from the public glare. Times, Sunday Times
  • It is a role for which his intense glare makes him a natural. Times, Sunday Times
  • The divorce was conducted in the full glare of publicity .
  • I had to learn under my own steam away from the glare of attention. The Sun
  • She flung him a rebukeful glare that he did not get. We Can't Have Everything
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