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    Hi! Could you help me finding out the meaning of "at a glance"? Thank you!

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    at a glance immediately and without having to make a close study
    at first glance initially or on first examination

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    Quote Originally Posted by elinag View Post
    Hi! Could you help me finding out the meaning of "at a glance"? Thank you!
    I think these examples will help you.

    Although we haven't seen each other for ages, I recognized him at a glance.(at once)

    He could tell at a glance what was wrong with the car.(have a quick eye for something)

    He took in the scene at a glance.

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