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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: flinch(0.01132 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to flinch.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
English → English (WordNet)
n : a reflex response to sudden pain [syn: wince]
v : draw back, as with fear or pain; “she flinched when they
showed the slaughtering of the calf” [syn: squinch, funk,
cringe, shrink, wince, recoil, quail]
English → English (gcide)
Flinch \Flinch\, n.
The act of flinching.
Flinch \Flinch\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Flinched; p. pr. & vb. n.
Flinching.] [Prob. fr. OE. flecchen to waver, give way, F.
fl['e]chir, fr. L. flectere to bend; but prob. influenced by
E. blench. Cf. Flex.]
1. To withdraw from any suffering or undertaking, from pain
or danger; to fail in doing or perserving; to show signs
of yielding or of suffering; to shrink; to wince; as, one
of the parties flinched from the combat.
A child, by a constant course of kindness, may be
accustomed to bear very rough usage without
flinching or complaining. --Locke.
2. (Croquet) To let the foot slip from a ball, when
attempting to give a tight croquet.