What does cower mean? Read below for the definition.
Quick vocab quiz for the word cower
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cower most nearly means
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Part of Speech of cower
cower is a VERB.
Pronunciation of cower
Here’s how to pronounce cower:
Definition of cower
cower means: show fear by cringing or shrinking back, especially by making oneself physically smaller and more distant.
Explain more about cower, please
If you cower, you show fear by crouching or pulling back. cowering is similar to cringing, but cringe can also be used for feelings of disgust or embarrassment, not just fear.
Example of cower
Here’s the word cower used in a sentence:
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Answer to the quick vocab quiz
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