Last modified on 22 June 2014, at 08:16

nictitating

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the past participle stem of Latin nictitare, frequentative form of nictare ‘wink’ (see English nictate).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈnɪktɪteɪtɪŋ/

AdjectiveEdit

nictitating (comparative more nictitating, superlative most nictitating)

  1. winking, blinking

VerbEdit

nictitating

  1. Present participle of nictitate.