The first thing we have to make clear is the etymological origin of the term glimpse that now concerns us. In that case, it must be stated that it is a word that comes from Latin, exactly to glimpse. This verb that derives from the adjective "vistus", which is synonymous with "seen."
Glimpse is the glimpse act : glimpse, look demurely. The concept is also used as synonymous of glimpse (a suspicion or conjecture).
The most common use of the notion is associated with the signal or the indication Of something. For example: "The president's announcement wiped out all the glimpses of optimism in the economy", "There is still some glimmer of hope, but we know that the situation is very complicated", "The Czech player did not show glimpses of fatigue".
Suppose a journalist conducts an interview with a mayor who was convicted of an act of corruption. In the talk, the politician affirms that ambition led him to make mistakes and, in tears, acknowledges that he suffers constantly as he understood that he embezzled public funds that were going to be destined to people who needed the help of the State . For the journalist, the note notes a "Glimpse of regret" in the mayor: his words and his attitude reflect that the man is sorry to have committed the crime in question.
Many times the idea atisbo appears linked to the first evidence of the beginning of a situation or the beginning of a process . Take the case of a tennis player who, in a game with the best of five sets, loses the first two sets. In the first game of the third set, however, he breaks his opponent's serve and then maintains his service. In the audience, a spectator tells another that he notices a "Glimmer of recovery" in the player who, for the moment, loses the match. This is because the athlete begins to show symptoms of an improvement in his level.
In the same way, it is very frequent that the expression "glimmer of hope" is used. This can be used in phrases such as the following: "Manuel's serious illness and the state in which he found himself ended any glimmer of hope among his loved ones."
There is also another very common expression that is used with the term at hand. It is a glimpse of doubt. This is often used in sentences such as: "The jury is not clear about the innocence or guilt of the accused and is that he has a hint of doubt."
Likewise, we cannot forget the existence of the expression "hint of peace." This can be found, for example, in the song "Have it or not" by Almeria artist David Bisbal.
Within the literary field, there is a trilogy entitled "The Crosses of Atisbo." It is written by Julian R. Rabadán.