The English verb 'flinch' is pronounced as [flɪnʧ].
Related to: regular verbs.
3 forms of verb flinch: Infinitive (flinch), Past Simple - (flinched), Past Participle - (flinched).
Here are the past tense forms of the verb flinch
👉 Forms of verb flinch in future and past simple and past participle.
❓ What is the past tense of flinch.
Flinch: Past, Present, and Participle Forms
|Base Form||Past Simple||Past Participle|
What are the 2nd and 3rd forms of the verb flinch?
🎓 What are the past simple, future simple, present perfect, past perfect, and future perfect forms of the base form (infinitive) 'flinch'?
Learn the three forms of the English verb 'flinch'
- the first form (V1) is 'flinch' used in present simple and future simple tenses.
- the second form (V2) is 'flinched' used in past simple tense.
- the third form (V3) is 'flinched' used in present perfect and past perfect tenses.
What are the past tense and past participle of flinch?
The past tense and past participle of flinch are: flinch in past simple is flinched, and past participle is flinched.
What is the past tense of flinch?
The past tense of the verb "flinch" is "flinched", and the past participle is "flinched".
Past simple — flinch in past simple flinched
Future simple — flinch in future simple is flinch (will + V1).
Present Perfect — flinch in present perfect tense is flinched (have/has + V3).
Past Perfect — flinch in past perfect tense is flinched (had + V3).
flinch regular or irregular verb?
👉 Is 'flinch' a regular or irregular verb? The verb 'flinch' is regular verb.
Examples of Verb flinch in Sentences
- And secondly, out of my young pride, stiffness and clumsiness, I flinched these meetings as much as I could. (Past Simple)
- He'd probably love to talk to me about politics, but I have studiously flinched such conversations. (Past Simple)
- It's embarrassing for them to talk about it, but from what I understand, he's just flinching meetings. (Present Simple)
- At first, the coach flinched meeting and starting work on various pretexts. (Past Simple)
- I flinched for a long time, citing - and not falsely - either sickness or busyness. (Past Simple)
- The enemy flinched in pain, groaned, and loosened his grip on my throat. (Past Simple)
- The wounded body flinched in pain. (Past Simple)
- A drop of oil hits my forearm, making me involuntarily flinch in pain. (Present Simple)
- But after it dries, it flinches and shrinks a lot. (Present Simple)
- Poplar is prone to rotting, and when it dries, it flinches and cracks. (Present Simple)