blinked

past tense of blink
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as in twinkled
to shine with light at regular intervals she loves to sit in the dark and watch the lights on the Christmas tree blink in ever-changing patterns

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as in squinted
to rapidly open and close one's eyes I blinked for a few seconds after the camera flashed

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“Blinked.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blinked. Accessed 1 Jun. 2023.

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