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Wincing Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Wince \Wince\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Winced; p. pr. & vb. n. Wincing.] [OE. wincen, winchen, OF. quencir, guenchir, guenchier, giencier, guinchier, and (assumed) winchier, winchir, to give way, to turn aside, fr. OHG. wankjan, wenken, to give way, to waver, fr. winchan to turn aside, to nod, akin to E. wink. See Wink.]
  1. To shrink, as from a blow, or from pain; to flinch; to start back. I will not stir, nor wince, nor speak a word. --Shak.
  2. To kick or flounce when unsteady, or impatient at a rider; as, a horse winces.
Wincing Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Wincing \Win"cing\, n. The act of washing cloth, dipping it in dye, etc., with a wince. Wincing machine. (a) A wince. --Ure. (b) A succession of winces. See Wince. --Knight.
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  • USA's Andrew Talansky shows tenacity on Tour de France Stage 11
    Sitting on a roadside guard rail, wincing and rubbing his lower back, Andrew Talansky looked ready to quit the Tour de France in the middle of Stage 11. The Tour's Web site and French TV commentators said his race was over. So did some English-language Twitterati. Read more on this news related to 'Wincing'
  • Talansky's tenacity on show in Tour Stage 11
    Sitting on a roadside guard rail, wincing and rubbing his lower back, Andrew Talansky looked ready to quit the Tour de France in the middle of Stage 11. With a show of tooth-grinding grit and determination to repay his Garmin Sharp teammates who had ridden hard to help him, the 25-year-old Miami native got back up on his bike, wiped his eyes and pedaled on to the Read more on this news related to 'Wincing'
  • US wincing as it minces beef herd
    RECORD beef prices in the US are creating "real opportunities" for the Australian cattle sector, according to Rabobank analyst Bill Cordingley. Read more on this news related to 'Wincing'

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