What is the opposite of flinch?

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Verb
Opposite of to make a quick, nervous movement, especially as an instinctive reaction to fear, pain, or surprise
Verb
Opposite of to jolt, usually due to astonishment, shock or fear
“Jake will usually just deadpan at pranks directed at him.”
Verb
Opposite of to jerk suddenly in surprise
“The class would be still as their teacher spoke during class.”
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Opposite of to show or feel repugnance for or resistance to something
“Homer is certain that Marge is going to like a bowling ball for her birthday present.”
Verb
Opposite of to avoid or move away from something (unpleasant)
Verb
Opposite of to move with a short, sudden movement
Noun
Opposite of an instance of wincing
Noun
Opposite of a sudden involuntary movement caused by shock or surprise
“When the infant produced unreactivity to stimulation, alarm bells started to ring.”
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