Definition of wince:

part of speech: noun

The act of drawing back from pain or danger.

part of speech: verb

To shrink: start back.

part of speech: verb

To shrink, or draw back, as from a blow, or from pain; to flinch or hesitate.

part of speech: verb

To shrink or start back: to be affected acutely, as by a sarcasm: to be restive, as a horse uneasy at its rider.

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