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Verb
Shut and open the eyes quickly
“She says it all very quickly and I blink as I take it in.”
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To rapidly open and close one's eyes
“With most cameras the correct-focus indicator light will blink rapidly and the shutter release won't fire.”
Verb
To look long and hard in wonder or surprise
“… stood blinking at the ridiculous scene before him in utter disbelief.”
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Ignore
Verb
To react to (something) with surprise or disapproval
“We don't even blink at these expressions of violence any more.”
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To cease resistance (as to another's arguments, demands, or control)
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“For two days the nations stood on the brink of war, until one finally blinked.”
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Give or cause to give a short, sudden jerking or convulsive movement
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To move in a quivering way
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Suddenly spring or flinch back in fear, horror, or disgust
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A twinkling of light
Noun
A bright, shimmering reflected light
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Noun
A quick or furtive look
Noun
A short, sudden jerking or convulsive movement
Noun
A very small space of time
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