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grimaceverb [I]

uk   us   /ˈɡrɪ.məs/
(Definition of grimace from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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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 ​facelookstwisted
grimace
verb [I]  us   /ˈɡrɪm·əs, ɡrɪˈmeɪs/
He grimaced in ​pain as the ​surgeonremoved his ​bandages.
(Definition of grimace from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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