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wink

US [wɪŋk]
UK [wɪŋk]
  • n.眼色;眨一只眼;眨眼示意
  • v.闪烁;眨眼示意(尤指使眼色或表示开玩笑);明灭
  • Web瞬间;眨眼睛;你眨了眨眼
Simple Present:winks  Present Participle:winking  Past Tense:winked  
wink
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v.
1.
[i]
~ (at sb)
眨一只眼,眨眼示意(尤指使眼色或表示开玩笑)to close one eye and open it again quickly, especially as a private signal to sb, or to show sth is a joke
He winked at her and she knew he was thinking the same thing that she was.
他冲她眨了眨眼,她便知道他的想法和她一样。
2.
[i]
闪烁;明灭to shine with an unsteady light; to flash on and off
We could see the lights of the ship winking in the distance.
我们看见船在远方忽明忽暗地闪着灯光。
n.
— see also
forty winks
1.
眨一只眼;眨眼示意;眼色an act of winking , especially as a signal to sb
He gave her a knowing wink.
他向她会意地眨了一下眼睛。
IDM
I didn't get a wink of sleep last night.
我昨天一夜都没合眼。
I hardly slept a wink.
我几乎连个盹儿都没打。
not get/have a wink of sleep|not sleep a wink
没合一下眼;不能入睡to not be able to sleep
I didn't get a wink of sleep last night.
我昨天一夜都没合眼。
I hardly slept a wink.
我几乎连个盹儿都没打。

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