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blinker

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noun blink·er \ˈbliŋ-kər\

Definition of blinker

  1. 1 :  one that blinks; especially :  a light that flashes off and on as a warning or a signal

  2. 2a :  blinder 1b :  a cloth hood with shades projecting at the sides of the eye openings used on skittish racehorses —usually used in plural

  3. 3 blinkers plural :  blinder 2

1637

First Known Use of blinker

1637


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blinker

verb blink·er

Definition of blinker

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to put blinders on

1823

First Known Use of blinker

1823


BLINKER Defined for English Language Learners

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blinker

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noun blink·er \ˈbliŋ-kər\

Definition of blinker for English Language Learners

  • blinkers : leather pieces that are placed on either side of a horse's head next to its eyes


BLINKER Defined for Kids

blinker

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noun blink·er \ˈbliŋ-kər\

Definition of blinker for Students

  1. :  a light that blinks to indicate that a vehicle will be turning



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