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1wink/ˈwɪŋk/noun
pluralwinks
1wink
/ˈwɪŋk/
noun
pluralwinks
Learner's definition of WINK  
[count]
: an act of closing and opening one eye very quickly often as a way of giving a secret signal or private message to someone
informal : a very short amount of time
— see also forty winks

tip (someone) the wink

— see 6tip
2wink/ˈwɪŋk/verb
winkswinkedwinking
2wink
/ˈwɪŋk/
verb
winkswinkedwinking
Learner's definition of WINK  
: to close and open one eye quickly as a signal to someone— often + at
[no object]
[+ object]
   b [no object] : to close and open your eyes quickly
: blink
[no object] 
: to shine in an unsteady way
   b : to shine with a light that goes on and off
: blink

wink at

[phrasal verb]
wink at (someone or something) 
: to pretend that you have not seen or noticed (something)
: ignore
— see also 2wink 1 (above)
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