Student Thesaurus

One entry found for flinch.
Entry Word: flinch
Function: verb
Text: to draw back in fear, pain, or disgust <there are some patients who flinch at the mere sight of a needle>
Synonyms blench, quail, recoil, shrink, wince
Related Words blanch, pale, whiten; quake, quiver, shake, shudder, tremble; crouch, squinch; jerk, start, twitch; recede, retire, retreat, withdraw; falter, hesitate, reel, waver
Near Antonyms advance, approach, near; confront, challenge, defy, face