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Spanish translation of “recoil”

recoil

verb /rəˈkoil/
to move back or away, usually quickly, in horror or fear
recular
He recoiled at/from the sight of the murdered child.
(of guns when fired) to jump back.
dar un culatazo
(Definition of recoil from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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