To blink is to close your eyes very quickly. When you blink, you are taking in air and then exhaling it.

  • She blinked a few times to clear her vision.

  • He blinked several times to clear the tears from his eyes.

Definition of blinks


small Indian lettuce of northern regions


blinking chickweed, montia lamprosperma, water chickweed

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Example Sentences for blinks

  • 1

    Blinking and the gaze of the eye are used to communicate.

  • 2

    His eye blinks as he lies.

  • 3

    In the blink of an eye, the hot summer has arrived.

  • 4

    He died in the blink of an eye at the moment of the crash.

  • 5

    When the eyes blink, the lacrimal fluid is spread across the surface of the eye.

  • 6

    The eight virtual years had passed in the blink of an eye.

  • 7

    In addition, the lights were blinking brightly as the coil was switched.

  • 8

    The lights above him blinked and sparked out of the air.

  • 9

    Superman can fly around the entire planet in the blink of an eye.

  • 10

    The temporal effects cause Aria to grow to adulthood in the blink of an eye.