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groveling

verb , present participle of grovel
variants: or grovelling

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1 to draw back or crouch down in fearful submission
  • the way in which the abused dog would grovel whenever its owner came near
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2 to move slowly with the body close to the ground
  • because of their anatomy, bats can only grovel while moving along the ground
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