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Synonyms for groveling
grov·el·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cringing, groveling, grovelling, wormlike, wormyadjective

    totally submissive

    Synonyms:
    cringing, wormy, grovelling, wormlike, worm-eaten, vermiculate

    Antonyms:
    domineering

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. grovelingadjective

    Synonyms:
    debased, abject, servile, sneaking

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "groveling":

    crawling

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How to use groveling in a sentence?

  1. Ron DeSantis:

    If you look at how these major companies behave when faced with Chinese disapproval, they censor what the CCP tells them to censor, and we see groveling apologies.

  2. Former OSU wrestler Adam DiSabato:

    Jim Jordan called me crying, crying. Groveling. On the 4th of July, begging me to go against my brother. Begging me. Crying for a half hour. That's the kind of cover-ups that's going on there.

  3. Karen Winkfield:

    It's ridiculous that we are being relegated to groveling on our hands and knees to ask permission from someone who may or may not understand the technology.


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