He came toward us, humble and cringing, giving the beautiful Arab salute.
He was a little man, withered by age, and with a cringing manner.
He was cringing back, white-faced, from the edge of the gulch.
He stalked up to the cringing Harper, thrust his face toward him.
Cowardice and a cringing humility were not regarded as faults in a slave.
But the apothecary, cringing ...