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Synonyms for groveling

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cringing, groveling, grovelling, wormlike, wormy(adj)

    totally submissive

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

    Antonyms:
    domineering

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. groveling(a)

    Synonyms:
    debased, abject, servile, sneaking

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    crawling

How to pronounce groveling?

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How to say groveling in sign language?

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How to use groveling in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  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.


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