Translation of "flinch" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /flɪntʃ/ us

to make a sudden, small movement because of pain or fear

He didn’t even flinch when the nurse cleaned the wound.

Phrasal verb(s)

(Translation of “flinch” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /flintʃ/

to make a sudden movement back or away in fear, pain etc

encogerse, estremecerse
It’s difficult to watch some of the violent scenes in the film without flinching
He flinched away from the sudden heat.

(Translation of “flinch” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)