from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. a distortion of the countenance indicating impatience, disgust, or discomfort; a grimace.
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- n. a disdainful grimace
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Let not the vanquished in later "internals" make wry face or call in question the wisdom of reversal of that effete and antiquated aphorism or dictum.