blink

  • 1 Blink — Blink, n. [OE. blink. See {Blink}, v. i. ] 1. A glimpse or glance. [1913 Webster] This is the first blink that ever I had of him. Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster] 2. Gleam; glimmer; sparkle. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] Not a blink of light was there.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Blink — bezeichnet Blink 182, eine amerikanische Musikgruppe Blink (Band), eine irische Musikgruppe Blink (Film), einen Film von Michael Apted Blink (Doctor Who), eine Folge der britischen Fernsehserie Doctor Who eine Leuchtfeuerkennung mit kürzerer… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 3 Blink — Blink: Blink  тег языка разметки HTML, выводит мигающий текст Blink (программный SIP клиент) Blink 182 южно калифорнийская поп панк группа Blink вымышленный персонаж из комиксов компании Marvel Comics …

    Википедия

  • 4 blink — blink·ard; blink; blink·ing·ly; blink·er; un·blink·ing·ly; …

    English syllables

  • 5 Blink — (bl[i^][ng]k), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Blinked} (bl[i^][ng]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Blinking}.] [OE. blenken; akin to dan. blinke, Sw. blinka, G. blinken to shine, glance, wink, twinkle, D. blinken to shine; and prob. to D. blikken to glance, twinkle,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 blink — ► VERB 1) shut and open the eyes quickly. 2) (blink at) react to (something) with surprise or disapproval. 3) (of a light) shine unsteadily or intermittently. ► NOUN ▪ an act of blinking. ● on the blink Cf. ↑ …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 blink — [bliŋk] vi. [ME blenken, blenchen: see BLENCH2] 1. to close the eyelids and open them quickly one or more times, as either a reflex or a conscious act 2. to flash on and off; twinkle or glimmer 3. to look with eyes half shut and winking, as in… …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Blink — Blink, v. t. 1. To shut out of sight; to avoid, or purposely evade; to shirk; as, to blink the question. [1913 Webster] 2. To trick; to deceive. [Scot.] Jamieson. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 blink — [v1] wink of eye; twinkle bat, flash, flicker, flutter, glimmer, glitter, nictate, nictitate, scintillate, shimmer, sparkle, squint; concepts 185,624 blink [v2] ignore bypass, condone, connive, cushion, discount, disregard, fail, forget, neglect …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 Blink — (Meteorol.), so v.w. Ochsenauge 6) …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 11 blink — • blink, glimt, skymt, klipp • glimt, sken, stråle, reflex, skimmer …

    Svensk synonymlexikon

  • 12 blink — vb *wink Analogous words: ignore, disregard, overlook, slight, *neglect: evade, elude, avoid, shun (see ESCAPE) Contrasted words: *see, note, notice, observe, remark …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 13 Blink FM — Radio station name = Blink FM frequency = 87.9 MHz FM area = South Buckinghamshire format = owner = website = [http://www.blinkfm.co.uk http://www.blinkfm.co.uk] Blink FM is a youth volunteer FM radio station based in the rolling hills and… …

    Wikipedia

  • 14 Blink — [ slow motion)] Blinking, known less commonly as nictating, is the rapid closing and opening of the eyelid. It is an essential function of the eye that helps spread tears across and remove irritants from the surface of the cornea and conjunctiva …

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  • 15 Blink — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sommaire 1 Cinéma et télévision 2 Littérature …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 16 blink — blink1 [ blıŋk ] verb * 1. ) intransitive or transitive to close your eyes for a very short time and quickly open them again: The dazzling spotlights made me blink. Maya looked down, trying to blink away the tears. blink your eyes: Max was biting …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 blink — I UK [blɪŋk] / US verb Word forms blink : present tense I/you/we/they blink he/she/it blinks present participle blinking past tense blinked past participle blinked * 1) [intransitive/transitive] to close your eyes for a very short time and… …

    English dictionary

  • 18 blink — blink1 [blıŋk] v [Date: 1500 1600; : Middle Dutch; Origin: blinken to shine ] 1.) [I and T] to shut and open your eyes quickly ▪ I blinked as I came out into the sunlight. 2.) if lights blink, they shine unsteadily or go on and off quickly ▪ The… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 blink — I blink 1. blink sb., en el. et, blink, ene (et fiskeredskab); fiske med blink II blink 2. blink sb., et, blink, ene; et blink fra fyrtårnet; et blink med øjet …

    Dansk ordbog

  • 20 blink — /blɪŋk / (say blingk) verb (i) 1. to wink, especially rapidly and repeatedly. 2. to look with winking or half shut eyes. 3. to cast a glance; take a peep. 4. to shine unsteadily or dimly; twinkle. 5. (of a person) to yield under pressure. –verb… …

    Australian-English dictionary