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grimaceverb [I]

uk   /ˈɡrɪm.əs/ us   /ˈɡrɪm.əs/
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grimacenoun [C]

us   /ˈɡrɪm·əs, ɡrɪˈmeɪs/
an expression of pain or disgust in which the muscles of the face are tightened and the face looks twisted
verb [I] us   /ˈɡrɪm·əs, ɡrɪˈmeɪs/
He grimaced in pain as the surgeon removed his bandages.
(Definition of grimace from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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