grovel[ gruhv-uhl, grov- ]SEE DEFINITION OF grovel
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GROVEL
Ali says she was like a wild beast, but he twisted her wrist and made her grovel in the dust.
The women shriek and swoon, grovel on the ground, and tear their hair.
But don't let him have her, don't let him be happy with her, while I grovel here in shame!
My clients came to me, singly and in pairs, to grovel and to implore.
Do you think that I have followed you here to grovel at your feet for mere whim?
Then we grovel in the dust of a million years, and ask God why.
He wished he could frighten her, force her to grovel, but someone might try to stop him from doing it.
So long as it continued to grovel in the depths, we could not think of setting out.
Are you to be happy, while I grovel in the intensity of my wretchedness?
And they grovel before me on the floor, placing all this plaything of a meal at my feet.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR GROVEL
- build up
- butter up
- cater to
- get next to
- lay it on thick
- play up to
- rub the right way
- spread it on
- suck up to
- sweeten up
- work on
- work over