Is CRINGE a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'cringe'


  1. CRINGE, draw back, as with fear or pain
  2. CRINGE, show submission or fear
  3. CRINGE, to feel disgust or embarrassment and often to show this feeling by a movement of your face or body
  4. CRINGE, to make a sudden movement from fear of being hit or hurt

Synonyms for 'cringe'

The word CRINGE is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'cringe' in a sentence

  1. Many English teachers cringe when their students use the word “ain't.”
  2. I always cringe when I hear that song.
  3. Just the thought of eating broccoli makes me cringe.

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