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eyewinker

[ ahy-wing-ker ]
/ ˈaɪˌwɪŋ kər /
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noun
an eyelash.
anything that enters or irritates the eye and causes blinking.
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Origin of eyewinker

First recorded in 1800–10; eyewink + -er1

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How to use eyewinker in a sentence

  • They've got you between them, an' if you bat an eyewinker they'll down you.

    The Trail Horde|Charles Alden Seltzer
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