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flinch from sth/doing sth

verb [I] uk phrasal verb with flinch   /flɪntʃ/ us  
to avoid doing something that you consider unpleasant or painful: We must not flinch from difficult decisions.
Translations of “flinch from sth/doing sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 逃避(不快或痛苦的事)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 逃避(不快或痛苦的事)…
(Definition of flinch from sth/doing sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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