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grimaces

noun
plural of grimace

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a twisting of the facial features in disgust or disapproval
  • he made a grimace when he tasted the medicine

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grimaces

verb
present tense third-person singular of grimace

Synonyms & Antonyms of grimaces (Entry 2 of 2)

to distort one's face
  • playgoers grimaced at the actor's terrible attempt at a French accent

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“Grimaces.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/grimaces. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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