eyeblink

noun eye·blink \ ˈī-ˌbliŋk \

Definition of eyeblink

1 : a brief period of time : instant
2 : blink 3

Examples of eyeblink in a Sentence

  1. within an eyeblink I accepted their offer on the house

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First Known Use of eyeblink

1838

in the meaning defined at sense 2

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