[ ahy-blingk ]
/ ˈaɪˌblɪŋk /
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an instant; a very short space of time.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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Example sentences from the Web for eyeblink
It was an eyeblink ago that that divorcées were shunned, that contraception within marriage was often considered reprehensible.
Lo, levin leaping lightens in eyeblink Ireland's westward welkin.Ulysses|James Joyce