What is another word for flinch?

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[ flˈɪnt͡ʃ], [ flˈɪnt‍ʃ], [ f_l_ˈɪ_n_tʃ]

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When you are about to do something, and you feel a sudden jerk, or jerk-like motion, that is called a flinch. This is your body's way of telling you to stop, as it thinks you may be in danger. It can be a protective reflex.

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