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winces

verb
present tense third-person singular of wince

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to draw back in fear, pain, or disgust
  • winced at the movie's graphic depiction of combat injuries

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winces

noun
plural of wince

Synonyms & Antonyms of winces (Entry 2 of 2)

as in flinches, squinches

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“Winces.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/winces. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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