1. to peep (through); to peek; to examine (esp. covertly)Usually written using kana alone
- There is a look of appeal on her sad face.
2. to await (one's chance)Usually written using kana alone
- He watched for an opportunity to speak.
3. to guess; to infer; to gather; to surmiseUsually written using kana alone, usu. used passively
- We can get a glimpse of the lifestyle of ancient people from this wall painting.
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