Can anyone explain to me the difference between these two words? I looked up them in a dictionary but I find the both meanings to be quite similar. Also, is there any difference in their pronuncation? Thank you.
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By contrast to the Urban Dictionary, the online Oxford Dictionary gives both spellings as variants of each other, with the following meanings:
1 Servile; cringing; timid.
According to Urban dictionary there is a difference in meaning:
CRINGY: cringy is when something is just so unpleasant that it makes you literally cringe.
CRINGEY: embarrassing or making feel uncomfortable