What does groveling mean?

Definitions for groveling
grov·el·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word groveling.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cringing, groveling, grovelling, wormlike, wormyadjective

    totally submissive

Webster Dictionary

  1. Groveling

    of Grovel

  2. Grovelingadjective

    lying prone; low; debased

How to pronounce groveling?

How to say groveling in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of groveling in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of groveling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of groveling in a Sentence

  1. Karen Winkfield:

    It's ridiculous that we are being relegated to groveling on our hands and knees to ask permission from someone who may or may not understand the technology.

  2. Former OSU wrestler Adam DiSabato:

    Jim Jordan called me crying, crying. Groveling. On the 4th of July, begging me to go against my brother. Begging me. Crying for a half hour. That's the kind of cover-ups that's going on there.

Images & Illustrations of groveling

  1. grovelinggrovelinggrovelinggrovelinggroveling

Popularity rank by frequency of use

groveling#100000#172738#333333

Translations for groveling

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for groveling »

Translation

Find a translation for the groveling definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these groveling definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "groveling." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 18 Oct. 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/groveling>.

    Are we missing a good definition for groveling? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    an ear of corn
    • A. flapper
    • B. mealie
    • C. squint-eye
    • D. anestrus

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for groveling: