wink at [sth]vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
informal, figurative (tolerate, ignore)
fingir que não vê expres v
The boss tends to wink at people going home early on a Friday, as long as they've finished all their work.