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English definition of “grovel”


verb [I] (MOVE)    /ˈɡrɒv.əl/ US  /ˈɡrɑː.vəl/ (-ll- or US usually -l-)
to move close to or on the ground : I was grovelling under the sofa , trying to find my contact lens .Moving on your hands and legs or on your stomach
(Definition of grovel verb (MOVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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