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recoil
used in Gym Candy

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Definition
to move backward suddenly (sometimes figuratively)
especially:
  • the backward jerk of a gun or cannon when it is fired
  • when a person flinches (suddenly draws back) from someone or something, as with fear, disgust, or pain
  • when a person is emotionally repulsed, as by disgust
  • when something intended to go in one direction figuratively falls back in the opposite direction; for example, a story told to hurt someone that comes back to hurt the teller
  • "A little revolver like this doesn't have much recoil," he said, "but it takes some getting used to."
    Part 3 (28% in)
recoil = backward jerk (when fired)
There are no more uses of "recoil" in Gym Candy.

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