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Synonyms for blench

to draw away involuntarily, usually out of fear or disgust

Synonyms for blench

turn pale, as if in fear

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I'm sure I blenched somewhat when I saw some of the prices.
HE had reported his view of 'that' to Canaris, and the Little Admiral had not blenched, because 'that' he already knew, but (his shabby uniform crumpled, with what looked like egg on his lapel) had sighed and called out 'Sweethearts, come, come,' to the ubiquitous dachshunds, plump from titbits, and had put up a merely token resistance when Quantz had begged to return to sea duty.