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British English: /blɪŋk/
American English: /blɪŋk/

Translation of blink in German:

intransitive verb

transitive verb

  • blink back/away one's tears
    seine Tränen blinzelnd zurückhalten
    blink one's eyes
    mit den Augen zwinkern


  • 1
    (blinking) Blinzeln, das
    he gave one or two blinks
    er blinzelte ein paarmal
  • 2
    (intermittent light) Blinken, das
    (momentary gleam) Aufblinken, das
  • 3 [colloquial]be on the blink
    kaputt sein [colloquial]

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