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  1. to see someone or something for a moment or not completely

    American English synonyms or related words for this sense of glimpse

    1. a.
      mainly literary to have a short opportunity to understand someone or something

      American English synonyms or related words for this sense of glimpse

creep

used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend

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sandwich woman

a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career

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