Expressing expressions!

wince
(v)
Meaning

shrink back; flinch

1st Sample Sentence

A huge firecracker suddenly exploded right outside the window, making me wince.

Mnemonics

when opposite party WINS our faCES becomes wince Wince and pinch sound somewhat similar. you winced when you were pinched. it is similarly to rinse, rinse means drown up. So we will move back, or shrink because of fear.

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