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eat dirt

see definition of eat dirt
  • as ineat crow
  • as incringe
  • as infall
  • as ingrovel
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Synonyms for eat dirt

verb humble oneself
  • eat dirt
  • eat humble pie
  • eat one's words
  • eat shit
  • swallow one's pride
  • tuck one's tail

More words related to eat dirt

cringe

verb. flinch, recoil from danger
  • blench
  • cower
  • crawl
  • crouch
  • dodge
  • draw back
  • duck
  • eat dirt
  • grovel
  • kneel
  • quail
  • quiver
  • shrink
  • shy
  • start
  • stoop
  • tremble
  • wince

cringed

verb. flinch, recoil from danger

eat crow

verb. humble oneself
  • eat dirt
  • eat humble pie
  • eat one's words
  • eat shit
  • swallow one's pride
  • tuck one's tail

fall

verb. be overthrown by an enemy; surrender

falls

verb. be overthrown by an enemy; surrender

grovel

verb. abase, demean oneself
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