Is CRINGE a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 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.

Lookup another word