adjective, adverb Chiefly British.
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He did not wipe away the tears, but the long lenses of the television cameras showed him blinking them back behind his glasses.What Would Jesus Do in Gaza? The Tears of Pope Francis Point the Way|Christopher Dickey|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These little girls somehow fashioned signs with fully operational blinking lights.I Was Way Too Old for Z100’s Jingle Ball Concert. But I Couldn’t Have Had More Fun.|Kevin Fallon|December 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Zimmerman, who faces up to life in prison if convicted, stared ahead with a blank expression, blinking hard.George Zimmerman Trial: The Prosecution’s Dramatic Closing Arguments|Jacqui Goddard|July 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
To make things worse, the male offender in question is donning pigtails and a non-blinking expression right out of The Shining.Harlem Shake: The Best and Worst of the Viral Dance Routine|Anna Klassen|February 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
There is nothing so humbling as staring at a blinking cursor on a screen entitled “Inaugural Address.”
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 Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
In the old house at the end of the street another light is blinking solemnly.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
He stretched himself on his back and looked straight up at the blinking stars.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate 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 Interlude|Mary 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 Oz|L. Frank Baum