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Definition of "steal a glance" []

  • To look quickly at someone or something, hoping that nobody notices the action. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "steal a glance" in a sentence
  • "I steal a glance at Marie’s tortured face, and then, turning away from it, see the more composed features of Brooklyn detective Connie Raiborne, who is sitting right behind her."
  • "I’m not sure whether to remain standing, so I steal a glance at Starankovic."