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synonyms for blinking

  • glimmer
  • glint
  • glitter
  • luster
  • sheen
  • coruscation
  • flash
  • glisten
  • gloss
  • glow
  • incandescence
  • iridescence
  • phosphorescence
  • scintillation
  • spangle
  • spark
  • sparkle
  • twinkle
  • diffused light

antonyms for blinking

MOST RELEVANT
  • darkness
  • dullness
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How to use blinking in a sentence

Truth is a torch, but one of enormous size; so that we slink past it in rather a blinking fashion for fear it should burn us.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
In the old house at the end of the street another light is blinking solemnly.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
He stretched himself on his back and looked straight up at the blinking stars.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He was standing by the rail in the rain looking out at the blinking signal lights on both sides of the river.
THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
The Dragons paused, astonished at the magic and blinking at the sunlight, and this gave Woot time to climb through the opening.
THE TIN WOODMAN OF OZL. FRANK BAUM
It came thickly now, a ‘Feeding Storm’; and while he yet stood blinking at the lamp, his feet were buried.
TALES AND FANTASIESROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
Would those stars never cease blinking in and out, or the wind stop whipping the swift clouds past?
WHEN VALMOND CAME TO PONTIAC, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
All the uncouth demons and monsters of the rocks awoke, glaring and blinking, to menace the voyagers in the depths below.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
The big gate opened just then and out came Hale and the sergeant, and between them young Dave—his eyes blinking in the sunlight.
THE TRAIL OF THE LONESOME PINEJOHN FOX, JR.
John Willie, blinking up at the blue, waited for him to resume; as he did not do so, John Willie turned his head.
MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BLINKING

  • blinking
  • coruscation
  • diffused light
  • flash
  • glimmer
  • glint
  • glisten
  • glitter
  • gloss
  • glow
  • incandescence
  • iridescence
  • luster
  • phosphorescence
  • scintillation
  • sheen
  • spangle
  • spark
  • sparkle
  • twinkle
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.