American English

Definition of flinch from phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

flinch from

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
jump to other results
Phrasal Verbs

flinch from something

|

flinch from doing something

 
jump to other results
(often used in negative sentences) to avoid thinking about or doing something unpleasant He never flinched from facing up to his responsibilities.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: flinch from