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wince

 (wĭns)
intr.v. winced, winc·ing, winc·es
To shrink or start involuntarily, as in pain or distress; flinch.
n.
A shrinking or startled movement or gesture.

[Middle English wincen, to kick, from Old North French *wencier, variant of Old French guencir, of Germanic origin.]

winc′er n.
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Gullivers / gulliversnq.info / 0161 819 2970 / Tomorrow, 7.15pm / Free Visual arts / Richard Wincer: Shelter Yorkshire-based artist Richard Wincer is probably best known for his natureinspired figurative paintings, but his latest work highlights his sculptural talents.
Hebden Bridge artist Richard Wincer is perhaps best known for his figurative paintings and landscapes of the Calder Valley.
Bobby Wincer was the pick of the bowlers for Lancashire with 3-28.
The late 70's early 80's theme continues on the stage with The Lambrettas who with original members Doug Sanders, Paul Wincer, Mark Ellis and Jez Bird, came to prominence with their cover of 'Poison Ivy' and had follow up hits with 'Go Steady' and 'Beat Boys in the Jet Age'.
WINDSOR WINCER Duchess ducks as the ball flies past her head
This modestly rendered biopic directed by Simon Wincer, who co-wrote the script with Eric O'Keefe, gets too bogged down in the details to ever fully capture the pathos and pain that marked Damien's remarkable journey.
Now consisting of two members of their original line-up due to the death from cancer of singer Jez Bird in 2008 and bass player Mark Ellis' move to the States, itwas left tofounder musicians - guitarist-turned-frontman Sanders and drummer Paul Wincer to take up the challenge, joined by bassist Chris Venzi-James and Philip Edwards on guitar.
Gillespie of Uxbridge; a brother, Charles Gillespie and his wife, Martha of Cape Cod and Florida; three sisters, Mary Wincer and her husband, Chuck of Millbury, Peggy Sciascia who was a great source of comfort and her husband, John of Auburn who walked every step of the way with him, Shirley Fenner of Worcester; five grandchildren, Jonathan and Jared Robert both of Uxbridge, Brayden, Camden and Daylen Gillespie of Worcester and several nieces and nephews.
DIRECTOR Simon Wincer yesterday spoke of his passion for racing as he prepares to start filming for The Cup, a movie about Media Puzzle and jockey Damien Oliver's journey to Melbourne Cup victory in 2002.
They heard from speakers including Andrew Higginson, chief executive of retailing services at Tesco (pictured); Robbie Brozin, chief executive of Nando's South Africa; and Carolyn Wincer, head of astronaut sales at Virgin Galactic,
5pm Operation Dumbo Drop (comedy) Directed by Simon Wincer Starring Danny Glover, Ray Liotta, Tcheky Karyo, Denis Leary To keep the loyalty of a native village during the Vietnam war, a US Army officer and his unit struggle to deliver it a live elephant.