Synonyms for blink

Synonyms for (noun) blink

Synonyms: blink, blinking, eye blink, nictation, nictitation, wink, winking

Definition: a reflex that closes and opens the eyes rapidly

Similar words: unconditioned reflex, inborn reflex, innate reflex, instinctive reflex, physiological reaction, reflex, reflex action, reflex response

Definition: an automatic instinctive unlearned reaction to a stimulus

Synonyms for (verb) blink

Synonyms: wink, blink, nictate, nictitate

Definition: briefly shut the eyes

Usage: The TV announcer never seems to blink

Similar words: act involuntarily, act reflexively

Definition: act in an uncontrolled manner

Synonyms: wink, blink, blink away

Definition: force to go away by blinking

Usage: blink away tears

Similar words: inhibit, curb, conquer, stamp down, subdue, suppress

Definition: to put down by force or authority

Usage: suppress a nascent uprising; stamp down on littering; conquer one's desires

Synonyms: flash, wink, winkle, blink, twinkle

Definition: gleam or glow intermittently

Usage: The lights were flashing

Similar words: radiate

Definition: cause to be seen by emitting light as if in rays

Usage: The sun is radiating

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