Definitions

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  • adj. Habitually winking.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Habitually winking.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having blinking or winking eyes.

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Examples

  • First, it was a blink-eyed policy that plunged us into the war at all; and secondly, it was the height of human folly to waste our resources in the erroneous belief that the highly trained military men of France could be permanently subjugated in the Mediterranean by the cowardly, treacherous villains of which the Roman States armies and Governments were composed.

    Drake Nelson and Napoleon

  • "Yer blink-eyed yard er silk, I'm a goin 'to turn you cat-out-the-skin an' sell yer tail fer a fancy dustin'-brush!"

    A Night Out

  • Here, too, at Matthew Branthwaite's side, sits little blink-eyed Reuben Thwaite, who _has_ seen the

    The Shadow of a Crime A Cumbrian Romance

  • This was no other than little blink-eyed Reuben Thwaite.

    The Shadow of a Crime A Cumbrian Romance

  • "And what is it?" says the little blink-eyed dalesman.

    The Shadow of a Crime A Cumbrian Romance

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