Explicație recoil în Dicționarul Englez Englez

recoil

(rē'kēl )

substantiv
a movement back from an impact
substantiv
the backward jerk of a gun when it is fired
verb
spring back, as from a forceful thrust
"The gun kicked back into my shoulder"

verb
spring back
spring away from an impact
"The rubber ball bounced"
"These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide"

verb
draw back, as with fear or pain
"she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) kick, rebound, repercussion
(verb) bounce, bound, cringe, flinch, funk, quail, resile, reverberate, ricochet, shrink, spring, wince