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gliff


gliff


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gliff  \Gliff\,  n.  [Cf.  OE  gliffen  gliften,  to  look  with  fear 
  at.] 
  1.  A  transient  glance;  an  unexpected  view  of  something  that 
  startles  one  a  sudden  fear.  [Prov.  Eng.  &  Scot.] 
  --Halliwell. 
 
  2.  A  moment:  as  for  a  gliff.  [Scot.]  --Sir  W.  Scott.