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grovel

US [ˈɡrɑv(ə)l]
UK [ˈɡrɒv(ə)l]
  • v.卑躬屈膝;俯首贴耳;奴颜婢膝;匍匐(尤指找东西)
  • Web趴;摇尾乞怜;奴颜卑膝
Simple Present:grovels  Present Participle:groveling  Present Participle:grovelling  Past Tense:groveled  Past Tense:grovelled  
grovel
v.
1.
[i]
~ (to sb) (for sth)
卑躬屈膝;俯首贴耳;奴颜婢膝to behave in a very humble way towards sb who is more important than you or who can give you sth you want
2.
[i]
+ adv./prep.
爬行,匍匐(尤指找东西)to move along the ground on your hands and knees, especially because you are looking for sth

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