I keep asking myself why yesterday, given his wincing candor about so much else.
He gives me a certain face, you know this “wincing of the heart,” that “ah” moment.
"Don't humiliate him," Wilson says, wincing, as Stiller cluelessly puts it on the pooch's head.
You want to wake up in the morning and not feel sick and wincing at what happened the night before.
Listening to the results is like letting someone pet your dog, then wincing as they pet his fur against the grain.
“Keep it up, Joe,” said Wyvern, with an effort refraining from wincing under the abominable pain of the stings.
Mr. Don rises, wincing, and Dick also is at once on his feet, full of compunction.
"But it hurts," said Miss Marty, wincing, with a catch of her breath.
She saw the struggle of his smile and the wincing of his soul.
"You have an excellent memory," said Miss Watling, wincing under the infliction.
early 13c., winch, probably from Old North French *wenchier (in Old French guenchir "to turn aside, avoid"), from Frankish *wenkjan, from Proto-Germanic *wankjan (cf. Old High German wankon "to stagger, totter," Old Norse vakka "to stray, hover;" see wink). Originally of horses. Modern form is attested from late 13c. Related: Winced; wincing.