blink of an eye

Blink of an eye
If something happens in the blink of an eye, it happens so fast it is almost impossible to notice it.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • blink of an eye —    If something happens in the blink of an eye, it happens so fast it is almost impossible to notice it.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    If something happens in the blink of an eye, it happens nearly instantaneously, with hardly enough… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Blink of an Eye — Infobox Star Trek episode series = VOY name = Blink of an Eye series ep num = 130 prod num = 233 date = January 19, 2000 writer = Michael Taylor and Joe Menosky director = Gabrielle Beaumont guest = Melik Malkasian as Shaman Walter H. McCready as …   Wikipedia

  • blink of an eye — noun a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat) if I had the chance I d do it in a flash • Syn: ↑flash, ↑heartbeat, ↑instant, ↑jiffy, ↑split second, ↑trice, ↑twinkling, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • blink of an eye — noun A very short period of time; quickly …   Wiktionary

  • in the blink of an eye — 1. Quickly 2. Suddenly • • • Main Entry: ↑blink * * * in the blink of an eye phrase within a very short period of time Thesaurus: quicklysynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • In the Blink of an Eye — Infobox Single Name = Here With Me Artist = MercyMe from Album = Undone Released = Fall 2004 Format = CD Radio airplay Recorded = 2004 Genre = Pop rock Length = 3:16 (Album Version) Label = INO Records Producer = Pete Kipley Chart position =… …   Wikipedia

  • in the blink of an eye (or in a blink) — very quickly. → blink …   English new terms dictionary

  • in the blink of an eye — extremely quickly. In the blink of an eye the handsome prince was transformed into an ugly frog …   New idioms dictionary

  • in the blink of an eye — phrasal in an instant …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • in the blink of an eye — within a very short period of time …   English dictionary

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