twinkling

noun

Definition of twinkling

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

Examples of twinkling in a sentence

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

14th Century

First Known Use of twinkling

14th century



TWINKLING Defined for Kids

twinkling

noun twin·kling \ˈtwiŋ-kliŋ\

Definition of twinkling for Students

  1. :  2twinkle 2 <Off they went … and … had their clothes on in a twinkling … — Astrid Lindgren, Pippi Longstocking>



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