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winced, past tense; winced, past participle; winces, 3rd person singular present; wincing, present participle;
  1. Give a slight involuntary grimace or shrinking movement of the body out of or in anticipation of pain or distress
    • - he winced at the disgust in her voice
  1. A roller for moving textile fabric through a dyeing vat

  1. flinch: draw back, as with fear or pain; "she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf"
  2. the facial expression of sudden pain
  3. a reflex response to sudden pain
  4. make a face indicating disgust or dislike; "She winced when she heard his pompous speech"
  5. Windows CE (also known officially as Windows Embedded Compact or Windows Embedded CE post version 6.0 , and sometimes abbreviated WinCE) is an operating system developed by Microsoft for minimalistic computers and embedded systems. ...
  6. A sudden movement or gesture of shrinking away; To flinch as if in pain or distress