Definition of 'grimace'
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He often makes little grimaces as if he were receiving an electric shock. The Sun (2007)He grimaces with pain during the process. The Sun (2008)And he grimaces in pain as he steps off a bus taking them to the handover area. The Sun (2008)Was that a smile or a grimace on his face? Times, Sunday Times (2008)He had a grimace for a face, and a scar across his cheek. WALKING THE BIBLE (2001)Ragnor's body ached and his face twisted in a grimace of pain that hid his inner rage. THE WOLF AND THE DOVEShe makes a little grimace. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He grins and he grimaces. Times, Sunday Times (2007)His grimaces, the faces he pulls, were beyond anything you could imagine. Christianity Today (2000)
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Translations for 'grimace'
British English: grimace VERB
If you grimace, you twist your face in an ugly way because you are annoyed, disgusted, or in pain.
She started to sit up, grimaced, and sank back weakly against the pillow.
Definition of grimace from the Collins English Dictionary
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