Definition of cringe-making in English:

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cringe-making

adjective

Another term for cringeworthy.
Example sentences
  • It was only one game - one nightmarish, awful, humiliating, cringe-making, hide-behind-the-sofa, please-stop-now game.
  • The worry is not so much that someone came up with this cringe-making slogan, but that a higher authority presumably approved it and the resulting expense.
  • ‘It's such a good feeling when you get such a great response from the audience,’ says Clarke, who has never before visited Lancaster and loves the reaction to the cringe-making comedy.

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