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at first glance

Definitions

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  • adv. After only a superficial examination or review

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. immediately

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Examples

  • Diddn't personally look at reviews or anything for this as I don't need it, but at first glance for the price and huge size this is definitely way worth getting this projector 1080 tv than a plasma/lcd tv.

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  • The extent and combination of antipathy, the rhythm of its appearance and disappearance, the forms in which it is satisfied, all these, along with the more literally unifying elements, produce the metropolitan form of life in its irresolvable totality; and what at first glance appears in it as dissociation, actually is one of its elementary forms of sociation.

    Conflict and The Web of Group-Affiliations

  • Another canvas by Oskar Veilandt, but no similar sort of image … instead its front was like the back of the Annunciation fragments and other paintings — what at first glance seemed mere cross-hatched lines was in truth a densely wrought web of symbols and diagrams.

    The Glass Books of the Dream Eaters

  • I passed anthills that were waist high; at first glance they seemed to be merely heaps of rust-brown needles.

    Renegade's Magic

  • The Harvard chemist and physiologist Lawrence J. Henderson considered the problem of fitness from a point of view which appears at first glance different from that of the biologist, but is in reality comple - mentary to it.

    ENVIRONMENT

  • The flashlight revealed a tvi, ostory frame house, at first glance not unlike Maimon's.

    Blood Test

  • Standing on the black-and-white chequered floor and looking around at this tiny parish church of St Mary Magdalene, it seems at first glance to be fairly typical of a Catholic church of its time and place.

    The Templar Revelation

  • : Diddn't personally look at reviews or anything for this as I don't need it, but at first glance for the price and huge size this is definitely way worth getting this projector 1080 tv than a plasma/lcd tv.

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  • Three books lay open on the fur, and a very curious-looking magazine with faintly luminous printing and a page of pictures that at first glance appeared three-dimensional.

    Science Fiction Hall of Fame

  • It has a reputation for great integrity and appears at first glance to be a society of esotericists who liked robing up and uttering incantations, but who were basically little more than after-dinner occultists with high ideals.

    The Templar Revelation

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