Thesaurus

grovel

Synonyms and Antonyms of grovel

1 to draw back or crouch down in fearful submission
  • peasants groveling before the king
Synonyms of grovel
Words Related to grovel
2 to move slowly with the body close to the ground
  • Because of their anatomy, bats can only grovel while moving along the ground.
Synonyms of grovel
Words Related to grovel


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up grovel? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!