cringeworthy

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

cringe +‎ -worthy

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cringeworthy ‎(comparative more cringeworthy, superlative most cringeworthy)

  1. That causes one to cringe with embarrassment; embarrassing.

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Usage notesEdit

  • Used especially of comedic performances featuring embarrassing or pretentious incompetence.
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