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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Blink v. i. [imp. & p. p. Blinked p. pr. & vb. n. Blinking.]
 1. To wink; to twinkle with, or as with, the eye.
    One eye was blinking, and one leg was lame.   --Pope
 2. To see with the eyes half shut, or indistinctly and with frequent winking, as a person with weak eyes.
    Show me thy chink, to blink through with mine eyne.   --Shak.
 3. To shine, esp. with intermittent light; to twinkle; to flicker; to glimmer, as a lamp.
    The dew was falling fast, the stars began to blink.   --Wordsworth.
    The sun blinked fair on pool and stream .   --Sir W. Scott.
 4. To turn slightly sour, as beer, mild, etc.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: off-and-on; "the blinking signal light"
      2: closing the eyes intermittently and rapidly; "he stood
         blinking in the bright sunlight" [syn: winking]
      3: (used of persons) informal intensifiers; "what a bally (or
         blinking) nuisance"; "a bloody fool"; "a crashing bore";
         "you flaming idiot" [syn: bally(a), blinking(a), bloody(a),
          blooming(a), crashing(a), flaming(a), fucking(a)]
      n : a reflex that closes and opens the eyes rapidly [syn: blink,
           eye blink, wink, winking, nictitation, nictation]