• Cringing Definition & Synonyms
- (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Cringe
• Cringe Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) To contract; to draw together; to cause to shrink or wrinkle; to distort.
- (v. t.) To draw ones self together as in fear or servility; to bend or crouch with base humility; to wince; hence; to make court in a degrading manner; to fawn.
- (n.) Servile civility; fawning; a shrinking or bowing, as in fear or servility.
• Cringingly Definition & Synonyms
- (adv.) In a cringing manner.