Pronunciation: glâr
v. i.1.
[imp. & p. p. Glared ; p. pr. & vb. n. Glaring.]
1.To shine with a bright, dazzling light.
2.To look with fierce, piercing eyes; to stare earnestly, angrily, or fiercely.
3.To be bright and intense, as certain colors; to be ostentatiously splendid or gay.
v. t.1.To shoot out, or emit, as a dazzling light.
n.1.A bright, dazzling light; splendor that dazzles the eyes; a confusing and bewildering light.
The frame of burnished steel that cast a glare.
- Dryden.
2.A fierce, piercing look or stare.
About them round,
A lion now he stalks with fiery glare.
- Milton.
3.A viscous, transparent substance. See Glair.
4.A smooth, bright, glassy surface; as, a glare of ice.
a.1.Smooth and bright or translucent; - used almost exclusively of ice; as, skating on glare ice.
Noun1.glare - great brightness; "a glare of sunlight"; "the flowers were a blaze of color"
Synonyms: brilliance, blaze
2.glare - an angry stare
Synonyms: glower
3.glare - a focus of public attention; "he enjoyed being in the limelight"; "when Congress investigates it brings the full glare of publicity to the agency"
Verb1.glare - look at with a fixed gaze; "The girl glared at the man who tried to make a pass at her"
Synonyms: glower
2.glare - be sharply reflected; "The moon glared back at itself from the lake's surface"
3.glare - shine intensely; "The sun glared down on us"
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