Definition of glaring adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈɡleərɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈɡlerɪŋ//
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  1. 1[usually before noun] (of something bad) very easily seen synonym blatant a glaring error/omission/inconsistency/injustice the most glaring example of this problem
  2. 2(of a light) very bright and unpleasant a glaring white light
  3. 3angry; aggressive glaring eyes See related entries: Anger
  4. Extra examples Look out for any glaring inconsistencies. The failure to mention the role of Italy was a glaring omission in the book. The most glaring examples of wilful urban destruction were during the 1960s. The room was lit by the glaring white light from a naked bulb. We went out into the glaring sunshine.
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