blinkingly

adverb blink·ing·ly \ ˈbliŋk-iŋ-lē \

Definition of blinkingly

:with blinking eyes :evasively
  • Sir Daniel, brushing the blood out of his eyes, stared blinkingly upon his captive.
  • —Robert Louis StevensonThe Blackarrow: A Tale of the Two Roses1888
  • … eager to be astonished, blinkingly attentive …
  • —Michael CunninghamSpecimen Days2006

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First Known Use of blinkingly

1876


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