- cringe + -worthy (Wiktionary)
“The word cringeworthy was used above not in relation to the Heaps Good campaign but the utterly humiliating efforts by our former Premier Dean Brown to rekindle a sense of hope after Tim Marcus Clarke and John Bannon presided over the misplacement of several billion dollars.”
“It's kind of cringeworthy in its 2005-ness, really.”
“Coldplay's Chris Martin says he has no plans to release a solo album and thinks the idea would be 'cringeworthy'.”
“Chris Martin has claimed that if he released a solo album it would be "cringeworthy".”
“Chris Martin thinks his solo album would be "cringeworthy".”
“Also, couldn't agree more with J Mallozzi's "cringeworthy" comment regarding that one sequence, btw: -) 8: 15 PM, November 08, 2008”
“cringeworthy" before giving it high praise and an A-minus.”
“There were cringeworthy lines from the film (especially at the end) that were added specifically to give the movie a more accessible and typical Hollywood message, and that felt wrong to me.”
“I have plenty of cringeworthy entries to keep me reminded of that!”
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