not sleep a wink Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
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not sleep a wink

(also not get a wink of sleep)
C2 to not sleep at all: I didn't sleep a wink last night with all that noise.
Translations of “not sleep a wink”
in Chinese (Traditional) 根本沒閤眼…
in Russian не сомкнуть глаз…
in Turkish gözünü kırpmamak, hiç uyumamak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 根本没合眼…
in Polish nie zmrużyć oka…
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