Bedeutung von “shrink from sth/doing sth” — Learner’s Dictionary

shrink from sth/doing sth

phrasal verb with shrink us uk /ʃrɪŋk/ verb [ I, T ] past tense shrank, past participle shrunk

to avoid doing something that is difficult or unpleasant:

We will not shrink from using force.

(Definition von “shrink from sth/doing sth” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)