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winkverb [I]

uk   /wɪŋk/ us   /wɪŋk/
C2 to close one eye for a short time as a way of greeting someone or showing friendliness, sexual interest, etc., or of showing that you are not serious about something you have said: Laura winked at me as Stephen turned his back. For a second I thought he was being serious, but then he winked at me.
When lights wink, they keep flashing on and off quickly: Reflected in the water, the lights winked at us from the other side of the lake. The light was winking on the answering machine.
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winknoun [C]

uk   /wɪŋk/ us   /wɪŋk/
the action of winking at someone: He gave me a conspiratorial wink as they left the room.
(Definition of wink from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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winkverb [I]

us   /wɪŋk/
to close one eye briefly as a way of greeting someone or of showing that you are not serious about something you have said: He winked when he said it.
wink
noun [C] us   /wɪŋk/
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(Definition of wink from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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