Wink at synonyms
To pretend not to see or look (at something wrong or evil), thus giving tacit consent or cooperation; feign ignorance of another's wrongdoing
(Law) To forgive (marital infidelity or other marital offense).
To try to minimize or pardon (a fault); apologize or give reasons for
To allow; consent to; tolerate
To give up resentment against or stop wanting to punish (someone) for an offense or fault; pardon.
(Archaic, intransitive) To turn a blind eye.
give one's silent approval to
Find another word for wink at. In this page you can discover 14 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for wink at, like: connive, pass over, gloss over, condone, pretend not to see, excuse, permit, forgive, turn a blind eye toward, censure and frown-upon.