German translation of 'flinch'
⇒ without flinching
ohne mit der Wimper zu zucken
- (figurative) to flinch from sth
vor etw dat zurückschrecken
⇒ he flinched from telling her the truth
er scheute sich, ihr die Wahrheit zu sagen
Example Sentences Including 'flinch'
I flinched at the sound of his voice, but I tried to keep the flinch inwards.LEARNING TO TALK: Short stories (2003)
With a flinch , Patrick feels her cold feet press against his legs, her feet seeking the warmth of his calves.THE CHEEK PERFORATION DANCE (2002)
She gritted her teeth, tears flowing down her cheeks, but she didn't flinch or make a sound.Cormorant
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Translation of flinch from the Collins English to German Dictionary