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Meaning of “not sleep a wink” - Learner’s Dictionary

not sleep a wink

to not have any sleep: I was so excited last night - I didn't sleep a wink.Not sleeping and not unconscious
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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