blicken

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English bliknen ‎(to glitter, grow pale), from Old Norse blíkna ‎(to become pale). Influenced by Middle English bliken ‎(to shine), from Old English blīcan ‎(to shine, glitter, gleam). More at blike, blick.

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blicken ‎(third-person singular simple present blickens, present participle blickening, simple past and past participle blickened)

  1. (intransitive) To become pale.
  2. (intransitive) To shine.

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blicken ‎(third-person singular simple present blickt, past tense blickte, past participle geblickt, auxiliary haben)

  1. to look (at something)

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blicken

  1. definite singular of blick