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Definition of wink:

  1. A hint given by shutting the eye with a significant cast.
  2. The act of closing, or closing and opening, the eyelids quickly; hence, the time necessary for such an act; a moment.
  3. To avoid taking notice, as if by shutting the eyes; to connive at anything; to be tolerant; - generally with at.
  4. To be dim and flicker; as, the light winks.
  5. To cause ( the eyes) to wink.
  6. To close and open the eyelids quickly; to nictitate; to blink.
  7. To give a hint by a motion of the eyelids, often those of one eye only.
  8. To nod; to sleep; to nap.
  9. To shut the eyes quickly; to close the eyelids with a quick motion.


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