A reflex that closes and opens the eyes rapidly (synset 100118779)
hypernym: inborn reflex, innate reflex, instinctive reflex, physiological reaction, reflex, reflex action, reflex response, unconditioned reflex - an automatic instinctive unlearned reaction to a stimulushyponym: palpebration - repeated blinking or winking (especially if uncontrolled and persistent)
Briefly shut the eyes (synset 200007739)
"The TV announcer never seems to blink"
Keep back by blinking (synset 200008435)
"blink away tears"
Gleam or glow intermittently (synset 202164320)
"The lights were flashing"hypernym: radiate - cause to be seen by emitting light as if in rays
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