eyeblink

[ahy-blingk]
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noun

an instant; a very short space of time.

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Contemporary Examples of eyeblink

  • It was an eyeblink ago that that divorcées were shunned, that contraception within marriage was often considered reprehensible.

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    Why We Despise Sex and the City

    Choire Sicha

    May 31, 2010

Historical Examples of eyeblink

  • Lo, levin leaping lightens in eyeblink Ireland's westward welkin.

    Ulysses

    James Joyce