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recoil
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Harry Potter (#4) and the Goblet of Fire
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  • Harry felt Ron recoil slightly next to him — Ron hated spiders.
  • The watching crowd recoiled slightly as the dementors placed the man in the chained chair and glided back out of the room.
  • He stuck out his forearm and showed it to Fudge, who recoiled.

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  • a low-recoil rifle
  • Most Americans recoil at the thought of government using torture.

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