Cringed In A Sentence

Definition of Cringed

simple past tense and past participle of cringe

How To Use Cringed In A Sentence?

  • He cast upon her a glance of such spurning contempt that she cringed before him.
  • It was the way of the world, as she knew, to trample upon those who cringed to it.
  • But to stand by all day and be simpered to, and even cringed to, was galling in the extreme.
  • He cringed a moment, like the coward he was, and then tried to call a smile to his face.
  • In his prison-cage of sapling bars Miki cringed on his belly at the end of his chain.
  • She cringed in the thought of how perhaps what she had given was measured by what this girl could give.
  • The hound cringed before him and whined, as though to exculpate himself; but suddenly his whole attitude changed.
  • He involuntarily cringed from the expected blow, for he had caught a fleeting glimpse of an uplifted tomahawk; but it did not come.
  • The man with the weapon returned it to a holder at his side; the whole group cringed before the power and authority of the new arrival.
  • I looked for awhile at the hypocritical clergyman very steadily, until he cringed like a viper, and turned pale as a ghost.
  • When he learned that the will he had discovered was worthless paper, Wegg lost all his bullying air and cringed before them.
  • They were admitted by an irreproachable housemaid, with a steady eye, before which Kipps cringed dreadfully.
  • But the word had been hasty, and he immediately caught Frank's sleeve and cringed in contrition.
  • Burk was so frightened that he was willing to do anything Ted said, and cringed to the leader of the broncho boys like a thrashed cur.
  • Stryker, who had been standing immediately in the rear of Calendar, immediately cowered and cringed to find himself in the line of fire.
  • The Delaware cringed and pulled at a lock of hair straggling down past his eyes and held out a folded paper, swiftly placing a finger on his lips.
  • His features grew markedly Semitic; he cringed and fawned, as his ancestors had cringed and fawned before fools in power hundreds of years back.

Short & Simple Example Sentence For Cringed | Cringed Sentence

  • He cringed before her.
  • Then she cringed as she felt it again.
  • How they had cringed to us.
  • She had ever cringed to the wealthy.
  • They bowed and scraped and cringed before him.
  • Tommy cringed under a furious glare.
  • Vernon cringed away from her in bitter shame.
  • He blenched and cringed before her, muttering incoherently.
  • Neewa saw the shadow, and cringed nearer to his mother.
  • Bill was so embarrassed by the tone that he cringed awkwardly.
  • The public bowed and cringed before these idols of the stage.
  • There were men who had cringed to him, and whom he had rewarded.
  • There were moments when he squinted his eyes and cringed a little.
  • The bitter truth was coming now, and she cringed as she spoke it.
  • Like the wolf and the fox he cringed down, hugging the earth.
  • When they saw what it was, they cringed like a pack of cowards.
  • A third time he howled, and the forest cringed under the reply.
  • The chaplain cringed and bowed, rubbing his thin hands together.
  • Nola cringed and shrank away, and lifted her arms as if to ward a blow.
  • In a low cage to the left more wild beasts cringed and seemed to growl, unfed.
  • They all cringed round him, the cruel little people; but he answered nothing.
  • Let me go!" cringed the Prince.
  • He cringed to Miss Wilson, and hoped that she had escaped a wetting.

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