Italian translation of 'cringe'
- (in terror)
to cringe (from)
ritrarsi impaurito(‑a) (da)to cringe (before) (in servility)
strisciare (davanti a)the very thought of it makes me cringe (informal, in embarrassment)
solo a pensarci mi sento sprofondare
Example Sentences Including 'cringe'
There was something in her personality: a kind of dog-like cringe , that seemed to expect pain.Stage Fright
I just stood there, watching- and saw her hesitate, and suddenly hug herself, and seem to cringe.Night Sisters
It was dark in the Post Office, and he saw women cringe away from him, indistinct shadowed figures.Field of Blood
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Translation of cringe from the Collins English to Italian Dictionary