Hindi translation of 'flinch'
flinch /flɪntʃ फ़्लिन्च्/
Word forms: flinches, flinching, flinched
1. intransitive verb
If you flinch, you make a small, sudden movement without meaning to, usually because you are startled or frightened.
ठिठक कर पीछे हटना
She flinched as he touched her shoulder.
2. intransitive verb
If you do not flinch from something unpleasant, you do not attempt to avoid it.
He has never flinched from difficult decisions.
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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 Hindi Dictionary