Hindi translation of 'recoil'
recoil /rɪˈkɔɪl रि'कॉइल्/
Word forms: recoils, recoiling, recoiled
1. intransitive verb
If something makes you recoil, you move your body quickly away from it because it frightens, offends, or hurts you.
घबरा कर पीछे हटना
I thought he was going to kiss me. I recoiled in horror.
2. intransitive verb
If you say that someone recoils from doing something or recoils at the idea of something, you mean that they are reluctant to do it because they dislike it so much.
People used to recoil from the idea of being in debt, but now being in debt is normal.
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Example Sentences Including 'recoil'
-- his own rifle fired twice, held almost clumsily so that the recoil hurt his ribs.The Last Raven
He pieced together the ugly fragments of information in his brain and felt his mind recoil in disgust.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
The recoil kicked the shotgun upwards; but at that range she couldn't really miss.Night Sisters
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Translation of recoil from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary