Definition of 'toe-curling'
Example sentences containing 'toe-curling'
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It would be a toe-curling embarrassment and confirm the suspicions of the world that this is a land trapped in a cycle of nostalgia.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
There is none of the toe-curling embarrassment that comes from seeing people crash and burn in front of the Dragons.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Definition of toe-curling from the Collins English Dictionary
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