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  1. The act of very quickly closing both eyes and opening them again.
  2. (figurative) The time needed to close and reopen ones eyes.
    verb (blinks, blinking, blinked)
    1. A quick closing and reopening of both eyes.
    The loser in the staring game is the person who blinks first.
    1. To flash headlights on a car.
    An urban legend claims that gang members will attack anyone who blinks them.
    1. To send a signal with a lighting device.
    Don't come to the door until I twice.
    1. (context, hyperbole) To perform the smallest action that could solicit a response.
      • 1980, Billy Joel, "Don't Ask Me Why", Glass Houses, Columbia Records
      • :All the waiters in your grand cafe / Leave their tables when you .
    • Spanish: guií±ar
      (trans-bottom) (trans-top, to send a signal with a lighting device)

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