give (someone) a wink

Definition of give (someone) a wink

  1. :  to wink at (someone) He told her that he was working late, then gave me a wink.

Word by Word Definitions

giveplay
  1. :  to make a present of

    :  to grant or bestow by formal action

    :  to accord or yield to another

  1. :  capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain :  flexibility

    :  the ability of a material to bend or stretch

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

winkplay
  1. :  to shut one eye briefly as a signal or in teasing

    :  to close and open the eyelids quickly

    :  to gleam or flash intermittently :  twinkle

  1. :  a brief period of sleep :  nap

    :  a hint or sign given by winking

    :  an act of winking


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