transitive verb, intransitive verb
Origin: var. of blanch
Origin: ME blenchen, move suddenly, avoid < OE blencan, to deceive, akin to Ger blinken; ult. < IE base of blank
See blench in American Heritage Dictionary 4
intransitive verb blenched, blench·ing, blench·es
Origin: Middle English blenchen
Origin: , from Old English blencan, to deceive; see bhel-1 in Indo-European roots.
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