He grabbed the groveling butcher and hoisted him from his wallow.
How groveling must be the ignorance which can be thus blinded!
They had not the low and groveling spirit which usually incites mobs.
If in that moment she appeared a groveling thing, it was only for a moment.
At every step she had to purchase silence by groveling humility.
Gasping, dying a thousand deaths, ...