Definitions For Wink


  • A reflex that closes and opens the eyes rapidly
  • Closing one eye quickly as a signal
  • A very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat)
  • An act of closing and opening one eye very quickly often as a way of giving a secret signal or private message to someone
  • A very short amount of time


  • Briefly shut the eyes
  • Signal by winking
  • Keep back by blinking
  • Gleam or glow intermittently
  • To close and open one eye quickly as a signal to someone
  • To close and open your eyes quickly
  • To shine in an unsteady way

Is Wink a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Wink is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Wink in a Sentence

  • He winked and said that he understood.
  • She winked at me as she asked what I was doing tonight.
  • She winked an eye at me.
  • Her wink told me she was just kidding.
  • “I knew you could do it,” he said with a wink.

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