unblinking

adjective un·blink·ing \ ˌən-ˈbliŋ-kiŋ \

Definition of unblinking

1 :not blinking
2 :not showing signs of emotion, doubt, or confusion
  • unblinking frankness

unblinkingly

play \ˌən-ˈbliŋ-kiŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of unblinking in a Sentence

  1. The book provides an unblinking view of the causes of the war.

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First Known Use of unblinking

1850


UNBLINKING Defined for English Language Learners

unblinking

adjective

Definition of unblinking for English Language Learners

  • : not blinking

  • : looking at or describing something in a very honest and accurate way


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