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 for Glare
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Glare \Glare\, a. [See Glary, and Glare, n.]
     Smooth and bright or translucent; -- used almost exclusively
     of ice; as, skating on glare ice. [U. S.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Glare \Glare\, v. t.
     To shoot out, or emit, as a dazzling light.
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           Every eye
           Glared lightning, and shot forth pernicious fire.
                                                    --Milton.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Glare \Glare\, n.
     1. A bright, dazzling light; splendor that dazzles the eyes;
        a confusing and bewildering light.
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              The frame of burnished steel that cast a glare.
                                                    --Dryden.
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     2. A fierce, piercing look or stare.
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              About them round,
              A lion now he stalks with fiery glare. --Milton.
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     3. A viscous, transparent substance. See Glair.
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     4. A smooth, bright, glassy surface; as, a glare of ice. [U.
        S. ]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Glare \Glare\ (gl[^a]r), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Glared; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Glaring.] [OE. glaren, gloren; cf. AS. gl[ae]r
     amber, LG. glaren to glow or burn like coals, D. gloren to
     glimmer; prob. akin to E. glass.]
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     1. To shine with a bright, dazzling light.
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              The cavern glares with new-admitted light. --Dryden.
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     2. To look with fierce, piercing eyes; to stare earnestly,
        angrily, or fiercely.
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              And eye that scorcheth all it glares upon. --Byron.
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     3. To be bright and intense, as certain colors; to be
        ostentatiously splendid or gay.
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              She glares in balls, front boxes, and the ring.
                                                    --Pope.
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