verb (used without object), grim·aced, grim·ac·ing.
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Origin of grimace
OTHER WORDS FROM grimacegrim·ac·er, noungrim·ac·ing·ly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for grimace
Fields missed one play, then sandwiched a dart to the end zone between grimaces of pain.Justin Fields outduels Trevor Lawrence as Ohio State upsets Clemson in playoff semifinal|Emily Giambalvo, Kareem Copeland|January 2, 2021|Washington Post
He subsided after this into one of his fidgety, grimacing, finger-nail-gnawing reveries.The Squirrel-Cage|Dorothy Canfield
John turned to look at the faces behind him, and every face was red and hot, and grinning and grimacing.The Christian|Hall Caine
And he was no grimacing, God's-in-His-Heaven, professional optimist.Rough-Hewn|Dorothy Canfield
But then, my dear friend, you must consider that there is a sort of method even in grimacing.
But a wave of tobacco-smoke took his graceful visitor in the throat and set him coughing and grimacing.The Sea-Hawk|Raphael Sabatini