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grimace

Neurology A humorless facial 'mask' typically seen in Pts with catatonia. See Amimia.
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The doctor's manipulations brought out neither grimaces nor moans.
After locking up the bureau again, he walked to the window and gazed out as impassibly as he had done at the beginning of the interview, while Raffles took a small allowance from the flask, screwed it up, and deposited it in his side-pocket, with provoking slowness, making a grimace at his stepson's back.
But, in spite of all their ceremonies, the sky remained clear and beautiful, and they profited nothing by their slaughtered sheep and their ugly grimaces.
The puzzled dunce, who stood beside it to say his lesson out of book, looked no longer at the ceiling for forgotten words, but drew closer to the master's elbow and boldly cast his eye upon the page; the wag of the little troop squinted and made grimaces (at the smallest boy of course), holding no book before his face, and his approving audience knew no constraint in their delight.
Then he would stop and tell them what the sick child had said last night, and how he had longed to be among them once again; and such was the poor schoolmaster's gentle and affectionate manner, that the boys seemed quite remorseful that they had worried him so much, and were absolutely quiet; eating no apples, cutting no names, inflicting no pinches, and making no grimaces, for full two minutes afterwards.
Special guests The Hamburglar and Birdie attended the Elgin events, Grimace made an appearance in South Elgin and helped kids spin the Bear Family McDonald's prize wheel, while The Hamburglar also made his way to La Grange Park, Morton Grove, and Niles.
the eggplant emoji, Grimace, that delicious syrup they sip down in Houston and now the first full-length Cons video--purple is just a word until it takes on a greater meaning.
I noticed that dad's face went into a grimace, realizing he had hurt me.
BOXING Both Wills & Kate grimace as they watch intense bout
Summary: If the rigorous screening process at airports makes you grimace, your
I listen to the ships on the thin wire, their white grimace
America is already well on the road to sissy-fication, and the last thing we need is to be affiliated with a field sport in which physical contact is all but forbidden, and what contact does occur is pro forma followed by collapse, writhing around and grabbing of the shin, all with a grimace that would do justice to a man approaching the gates of hell; in short, a sport where the fans are tougher than the players.