What does blinking mean?

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blink·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blink, eye blink, blinking, wink, winking, nictitation, nictation(adj)

    a reflex that closes and opens the eyes rapidly

  2. blinking, winking(adj)

    closing the eyes intermittently and rapidly

    "he stood blinking in the bright sunlight"

  3. bally(a), blinking(a), bloody(a), blooming(a), crashing(a), flaming(a), fucking(a)(adj)

    informal intensifiers

    "what a bally (or blinking) nuisance"; "a bloody fool"; "a crashing bore"; "you flaming idiot"

Wiktionary

  1. blinking(Adjective)

    That or who blinks or blink.

    a blinking light

  2. blinking(Adjective)

    (British euphemistic slang) Bloody (in the coarse slang sense)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Blinking

    of Blink

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Blinking

    Brief closing of the eyelids by involuntary normal periodic closing, as a protective measure, or by voluntary action.

How to pronounce blinking?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say blinking in sign language?

  1. blinking

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of blinking in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of blinking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of blinking in a Sentence

  1. John Breen:

    Without anyone blinking an eye ... it became a state rite.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Sometimes principles must be quitted without blinking en eye to discover the new paths!

  3. Dan Coats:

    The warning signs are there. The system is blinking, it is why I believe we are at a critical point.

  4. Dan Coats:

    The warning signs are there, the system is blinking. It is why I believe we are at a critical point.

  5. The President:

    I'm here to say, the warning lights are blinking red again, dHS does not have evidence of the fact that anywhere near what happened in 2016.

Images & Illustrations of blinking

  1. blinking

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