winks 1 of 2

plural of wink


2 of 2


present tense third-person singular of wink
as in blinks
to rapidly open and close one's eyes she winked several times to get the dust and grit out of her eyes

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as in ignores
to secretly sympathize with or pretend ignorance of something improper or unlawful the whole sporting world seems to wink as untold sums are bet on the outcome of the Super Bowl

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“Winks.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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