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grovel
used in The Return of the King

2 uses
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Definition to show submission or fear — sometimes by crawling or lying face down
  • Men cast from the saddle lay grovelling on the ground.
    5.6 -- Book 5 Chapter 6 -- The Battle of the Pelennor Fields (10% in)
  • He kicked Wormtongue in the face as he grovelled, and turned and made off.
    6.8 -- Book 6 Chapter 8 -- The Scouring of the Shire (97% in)

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