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FLINCH

'FLINCH' is a 6 letter word starting with F and ending with H

Crossword clues for 'FLINCH'

ClueAnswer

Recoil slightly, as from an oncoming punch (6)FLINCH
Shrink back with fear (6)
Shrink back out of pain/fear (6)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for FLINCH

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word flinch will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

JIB - SHY

4 letter words

BALK - DUCK - FADE - FUNK - GAME - JUMP - REEL - SHUN

5 letter words

AVOID - BAULK - BLINK - COWER - DEMUR - DODGE - DREAD - ELUDE - EVADE - PAUSE - QUAIL - SHY AT - START - WAVER - WINCE

6 letter words

BLANCH - BLENCH - BOGGLE - BRIDGE - CRINGE - CROUCH - DRAW IN - ESCAPE - ESCHEW - FALTER - FLINCH - PULL IN - RECEDE - RECOIL - RETIRE - SHRINK - STRAIN - SWERVE - TWITCH - WEASEL - WRITHE

7 letter words

EVASION - HANG OFF - HOLD OFF - PULL OUT - PULLOUT - RETRACT - RETREAT - SCRUPLE - SQUINCH - STARTLE - STICK AT - STICKLE

8 letter words

DRAW BACK - FALL BACK - FALLBACK - FIGHT SHY - HANG BACK - HESITATE - PULL BACK - PULLBACK - REEL BACK - SHEER OFF - SIDESTEP - WITHDRAW

9 letter words

AVOIDANCE - BLACKJACK - JUMP A MILE - START BACK - TURN ASIDE - WEASEL OUT

10 letter words

BE STARTLED - FIGHT SHY OF - HAVE QUALMS - SHRINK BACK - SHRINK FROM - START ASIDE

12 letter words

SIDESTEPPING

14 letter words

MAKE BONES ABOUT

Definition of flinch

  • draw back, as with fear or pain; "she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf"


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