wink - definition and synonyms

verb 

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/wɪŋk/
present tense
I/you/we/theywink
he/she/itwinks
present participlewinking
past tensewinked
past participlewinked
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to quickly close and open one eye as a sign to someone, for example a sign that what you have just said is a joke or a secret
    wink at:

    Marcus winked at me knowingly.

  2. 2
    [intransitive] if a light winks, it flashes on and off very quickly

phrasal verbs