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Synonyms for wink
wɪŋkwink

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. blink of an eye, flash, heartbeat, instant, jiffy, split second, trice, twinkling, wink, New York minutenoun

    a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat)

    "if I had the chance I'd do it in a flash"

    Synonyms:
    nictitation, second, instant, blinking, flashbulb, pulse, flashgun, eye blink, beat, heartbeat, minute, news bulletin, moment, flash, photoflash, split second, flare, pulsation, winking, flash bulb, nictation, newsbreak, flashing, newsflash, jiffy, ostentation, flash lamp, blink of an eye, blink, fanfare, trice, twinkling

  2. winknoun

    closing one eye quickly as a signal

    Synonyms:
    nictitation, instant, blink of an eye, blinking, flash, blink, split second, heartbeat, twinkling, nictation, trice, winking, jiffy, eye blink

  3. blink, eye blink, blinking, wink, winking, nictitation, nictationverb

    a reflex that closes and opens the eyes rapidly

    Synonyms:
    instant, nictitation, blinking, flash, eye blink, split second, blink, heartbeat, jiffy, nictation, trice, winking, twinkling, blink of an eye

  4. winkverb

    signal by winking

    "She winked at him"

    Synonyms:
    twinkle, flash, nictate, nictitate, winkle, blink, blink away

  5. flash, blink, wink, twinkle, winkleverb

    gleam or glow intermittently

    "The lights were flashing"

    Synonyms:
    scintillate, winkle out, blink away, shoot, scoot, flash, swank, show off, nictitate, blink, winkle, scud, nictate, twinkle, dart, flaunt, dash, ostentate

  6. blink, wink, nictitate, nictateverb

    briefly shut the eyes

    "The TV announcer never seems to blink"

    Synonyms:
    winkle, blink away, flash, blink, twinkle, nictate, nictitate

  7. wink, blink, blink awayverb

    force to go away by blinking

    "blink away tears"

    Synonyms:
    winkle, blink away, flash, blink, twinkle, nictate, nictitate

Dictionary of English Synonymes5.0 / 1 vote

  1. winkverb

    Synonyms:
    blink, nictate

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words3.0 / 1 vote

  1. winkverb

    Synonyms:
    nictate, nictitate, overlook, ignore, connive at

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "wink":

    jiffy, heartbeat, flicker, glance, blinking, flickering, blink, nod

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How to use wink in a sentence?

  1. Van Jones:

    The commander in chief refused to condemn White supremacy on the global stage in front of my children, in front of everybody's families, and he was given the opportunity multiple times to condemn White supremacy and he gave a wink and a nod to a racist, Nazi, murderous organization, that's the only thing that happened tonight.

  2. Stefanie Bagby:

    Santa -- wink, wink.

  3. Xiao Yong:

    I think it's very magical, because the robot's facial expressions are very rich. When I greeted him, he responded. When I asked him to smile, he smiled. He can flirt and wink. It's magical. It's very well made.

  4. Ron Fournier:

    Donor maintenance is a term we use in Washington when you go around and pat peopleon the back with a wink and a nod then they send a check to you, it's not directly fundraising but it's kind of fundraising and it sure what this looks like to me.

  5. Augusto Maxwell:

    The older rules were nudge-nudge, wink-wink. These rules are very clear.


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