cringe-making

World English Dictionary
cringe-making or cringeworthy (ˈkrɪndʒˌwɜːðɪ)
 
adj
informal (Brit) causing feelings of acute embarrassment or distaste
 
cringeworthy or cringeworthy
 
adj

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Main Entry:  cringe-making
Part of Speech:  adj
Definition:  extremely embarrassing; cringeworthy
Etymology:  cringe + making
Usage:  British
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014 Dictionary.com, LLC
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature