What does the word glance mean?

Usage examples for glance

  1. Such was the case, as a glance at the following plan will show. – The Sins of Séverac Bablon by Sax Rohmer
  2. I'll be there and look you over in a few minutes; I want to take a glance outside first. – Love Under Fire by Randall Parrish
  3. Also she would sometimes have given Tommy a glance that said, " I wonder if you guess." – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie