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Glare \Glare\ (gl[^a]r), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Glared; p. pr. & vb. n. Glaring.] [OE. glaren, gloren; cf. AS. gl[ae]r amber, LG. glaren to glow or burn like coals, D. gloren to glimmer; prob. akin to E. glass.]

  1. To shine with a bright, dazzling light.

    The cavern glares with new-admitted light.

  2. To look with fierce, piercing eyes; to stare earnestly, angrily, or fiercely.

    And eye that scorcheth all it glares upon.

  3. To be bright and intense, as certain colors; to be ostentatiously splendid or gay.

    She glares in balls, front boxes, and the ring.


vb. (en-past of: glare)

Usage examples of "glared".

He glared through the window at the prince, whose magnificence outshone that of the other boys.

Tobeszijian glared at him, noting that the man’s cloak was slightly too long for him and that his hauberk fit him ill.

Her eyes, so wild and frantic behind hanging wisps of hair, glared at him.

His ice-blue eyes, clear evidence of his eldin blood, glared with a ferocity that stilled the breath in many throats.

Their furtive eyes glared at Tobeszijian, then they scattered off the road and into the forest, giving him no chance to ask how far it was to the next settlement.

His face grew thunderous and he glared so furiously at Gavril that the prince looked momentarily alarmed, then more defiant and arrogant than ever.

Frowning, he glared at it, and noticed the maps half-unrolled atop the general litter of papers.

He glared at Thum and reached to his side for the dagger that was no longer there.

His eyes flashed to Dain, who was listening to this with enjoyment, and he glared more fiercely than ever.

While Dain straightened himself, trying to catch his breath, the old knight glared and pointed his finger at him.

As soon as they were safely out of earshot, and the cave and its guardians far behind them, he drew rein and glared at Sir Vedrique.

His yellow eyes glared at them all, then he glanced over his shoulder at Hueh, who was peeping openmouthed into the room.

She glared at the camp and started down the trail so that the boys and donkey had no choice but to follow.

He glared up at Sir Terent until the knight bowed his head obediently.

He glared at Dain, white-lipped with fury, and pointed a shaking finger at him.