glance (v.) Old form(s): glaunce
touch, have an impact
KL V.iii.146[Edmund to disguised Edgar, of the accusation of treasons] they yet glance by and scarcely bruise
Per III.iii.6[Cleon to Pericles] Your shakes of fortune ... glance / Full wonderingly on us
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