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twinkling

noun

Definition of TWINKLING

:  the time required for a wink :  instant <the kettle will boil in a twinklingPunch>

Examples of TWINKLING

  1. <in a twinkling, the rabbit had disappeared>

First Known Use of TWINKLING

14th century

Rhymes with TWINKLING

TWINKLING Defined for Kids

twinkling

noun twin·kling \ˈtwiŋ-kliŋ\

Definition of TWINKLING for Kids

:  2twinkle 2 <Off they went … and … had their clothes on in a twinkling … — Astrid Lindgren, Pippi Longstocking>

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