Translation of wince in Spanish:
- hacer un gesto de dolor(shudder)she didn't so much as wince when I took off the bandageestremecersesome of the things he said made you winceno hizo el más mínimo gesto cuando le quité la vendato wincealgunas de las cosas que dijo daban vergüenza ajena
atsomethingshe winced at the painI winced at the thought of seeing him againhizo un gesto or una mueca de dolorse le crispó el rostro del dolorme estremecí de solo pensar en volverlo a verExample sentences
- Seria dropped to all fours and winced as pain cut through her palms like a sharp knife.
- She tried to stand, but she winced in pain and clutched her side before slumping back onto the chair.
- She winced in pain from the stitches in her shoulder when she reached down to the floor.
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