Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To take in by deceptive means; deceive. See Synonyms at deceive.
  • transitive v. Archaic To blindfold.
  • transitive v. Obsolete To conceal.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To cover the eyes with a hood; to blindfold.
  • v. To deceive or trick.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To blind by covering the eyes.
  • transitive v. To cover; to hide.
  • transitive v. To deceive by false appearance; to impose upon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To blind by covering the eyes; blindfold.
  • To cover; hide.
  • To blind mentally; deceive by disguise; impose upon.
  • Synonyms See deceive.
  • n. Disguise; concealment.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. influence by slyness
  • v. conceal one's true motives from especially by elaborately feigning good intentions so as to gain an end

Etymologies

hood +‎ wink (Wiktionary)

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