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noun 
  1. A distortion of the countenance, whether habitual, from affectation, or momentary and occasional, to express some feeling, as contempt, disapprobation, complacency, etc.; a smirk; a made-up face.
quotations:
  • "I trundle off to bed, eyes brimming, face twisted into a grateful glistening , and awaken the next day wondering what all the fuss was about." — Opera News, March 2005
Translations: 
  • French: grimace
  • German: Grimasse
  • Spanish: mueca
verb (grimac, es)
  1. To make grimaces; to distort one's face; to make faces.
Translations: 
  • German: Grimassen schneiden

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