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wink

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If you want to be happy for a year, plant a garden; If you want to be happy for life, plant a tree.
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Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to wink

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to wink (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (intransitive) To blink with only one eye as a message, signal, or suggestion.
  2. (intransitive) To twinkle.
  3. (transitive) To send an indication of agreement by winking.

Translations

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Noun

Singular
wink

Plural
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  1. An act of winking (a blinking of only one eye), or a message sent by winking.
  2. A brief time; an instant.
  3. A brief period of sleep; especially forty winks.
  4. A disc used in the game of tiddlywinks.

Derived terms

Translations

a period of sleep - see idiom forty winks

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