Cringe in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Cringe

to shrink or flinch, as in fear, disgust or embarrassment

Examples of Cringe in a sentence

Because I'm afraid of the dentist, I cringe every time I get my teeth cleaned.  🔊

Julie could not help but cringe at the thought of eating chocolate covered crickets.  🔊

Briana is typically a brave girl, but coming face to face with a mountain lion on her hike made her cringe in fear.  🔊

I cringe every time I read my father's suicide letter.  🔊

I cringe with embarrassment when I look at old photos of myself at over 300 pounds.  🔊

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