wink at

phrasal verb
winked at; winking at; winks at

Definition of wink at

: to pretend not to have seen or noticed (something) : to ignore The city cops wink at the mayor's parking violations.

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“Wink at.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wink%20at. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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