Recoil (Crossword clue)

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We found 15 answers for “Recoil” .

This page shows answers to the clue Recoil, followed by ten definitions like “Draw back, as with fear or pain”, “The state or condition of having recoiled” and “To turn or go back; to withdraw one`s self”. Synonyms for Recoil are for example back off, baulk and cower. More synonyms can be found below the puzzle answers.

CAROM
BACK AWAY (4,4)
RECULEMENT
RESILIENCY

Definitions of “Recoil”
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• A movement back from an impact
• Draw back, as with fear or pain
• The state or condition of having recoiled
• To turn or go back; to withdraw one`s self
• Repercussion a movement back from an impact
• The backward jerk of a gun when it is fired
• The backward momentum of a gun when it is discharged
• The tendency of a firearm when fired to move backwards
• To draw back part of body upon contact with the ball
• To draw back, as from anything repugnant, distressing
A further 7 definitions can be found on Encyclo

Synonyms of “Recoil”
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back off, baulk, cower, cringe, draw back, flinch, hesitate, pull back, retract, retreat, shrink, shrink away, shrink from, shy away, start and withdrawal.


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