Synonyms and Antonyms of quail
- We quailed when the waiter unexpectedly presented us with a hindquarter of frog's legs.
Synonym Discussion of quail
- recoiled at the suggestion of stealing
- shrank from the unpleasant truth
- faced her accusers without flinching
- winced in pain
- stood their ground without blenching
- quailed before the apparition
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