Glaring - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡlerɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word glaring
Brit.  |ˈɡlɛːrɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word glaring
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to glare

adjective

- shining intensely(syn: blazing, blinding, dazzling, fulgent, glary)

the glaring sun

- conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible(syn: crying, egregious, flagrant, gross, rank)

a glaring error

Examples

...no one missed the glaring spelling error in the title...

The glaring of eyes could belong only to devils or tigers.

The book's most glaring omission is the lack of an index.

a glaring example of political corruption

the glaring light of high noon

She stood there with her hands on her hips glaring at him.

There were several glaring inconsistencies (=very noticeable differences) in his report.

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