Thesaurus > Related Words: winkle

  Words related to winkle

Related / Similar Words: periwinkle, winkle out, flash, blink, wink, twinkle, scintillate

 

Definition:
  • edible marine gastropod;
  • small edible marine snail; steamed in wine or baked;
  • remove or displace from a position;
  • gleam or glow intermittently; "The lights were flashing";
  • emit or reflect light in a flickering manner; "Does a constellation twinkle more brightly than a single star?";

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    Hyponyms: flicker, flick

     

    Grouped Verbs: scintillate

     

    Substance Meronyms: periwinkle

     

    Member Meronyms: Littorina, genus Littorina

     

    Derivational Morphology: twinkle, scintillation, sparkling, twinkler, blinker, turn signal, turn indicator, trafficator, flasher, flash, scintilla

     

    Anagrams: welkin

     

     
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