The definition of blanch means to scald in hot water.
(Intransitive) To turn pale; to lose colour.
To wince, as from pain
To shrink or start involuntarily, as in pain or distress; flinch.
To move suddenly as when startled; jump; start; recoil
To recoil is to spring back or back away.
To behave in a servile way; fawn.
Seek is defined as to search or look for something.
Approach means to move close to something.
Find another word for blenches. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for blenches, like: blanches, pales, quails, flinches, winces, starts, shies, shrinks, recoils, cringes and seeks.