What does the word glimpse mean?

Usage examples for glimpse

  1. " Oh, of course," says I. " Anyone could tell that at a glimpse. – On With Torchy by Sewell Ford
  2. Then Wyllard gave another a glimpse of the emotion that he generally kept hidden deep in him. – Masters of the Wheat-Lands by Harold Bindloss
  3. To shake out the light and spirit of its leaves is to give a glimpse of liberty not to him, but to the world. – Flower-of-the-Mind by Meynell, Alice Christiana Thompson