- 1Giving out or reflecting a strong or dazzling light: the glaring sunMore example sentences
- For seven days he had ridden enshrouded deep within his cloak, his face wrapped in bandages, as they rode under the glaring light of the sun.
- The visibility was more than a hundred plus, with the white sand bottom reflecting the glaring sun.
- She blinked her eyes open a few times, giving them time to adjust to the harsh, glaring light presented before her.
- 2Staring fiercely or fixedly: their glaring eyesMore example sentences
- Cal ran up to her and stared down into her glaring eyes.
- The door slammed, and Fiona shot up, staring at a glaring Mark.
- Immediately, Zach's eyes locked with mine in a glaring stare.
- 3Highly obvious or conspicuous: there is a glaring omission in the dataMore example sentences
obvious, conspicuous, plain to see, unmistakable, obtrusive, striking, flagrant, blatant, staring someone in the face, as plain as a pikestaff, as plain as day, inescapable, unmissable, outrageous, gross; overt, patent, transparent, manifest, visible, apparent, unconcealed, undisguised• informal as plain as the nose on one's face, standing/sticking out like a sore thumb, standing/sticking out a mile, right under one's nose• rare egregious
- All in all, the opportunities are glaring and obvious - and greater minds than mine will no doubt be working on the details.
- He tries ever so hard to play down the significance of this glaring omission from an otherwise impeccable CV but he doth protest too much, methinks.
- The obvious glaring fault with the DVD is the complete lack of special features.
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- Once it's pointed out, the omission becomes glaringly evident.
- At this point a paradox becomes glaringly obvious.
- It's more my niche anyway, as if that weren't already glaringly obvious.