Part of speech:
To put a border or edge on:
To move slowly by dragging the body along the ground, as a worm does
To move along by sliding or gliding, as a snake
To cause to twist or turn; contort
To move, put, carry, or convey surreptitiously or stealthily (in, into, from, away, etc.)
To move in a quiet, furtive, or sneaking manner, as from fear, guilt, etc.; sneak
To work as a detective.
To move by inches or degrees; move very slowly
To lurk is defined as to hang around a place and stay hidden, often in a threatening manner.
2011 January 5, Mark Ashenden, “Wolverhampton 1 - 0 Chelsea", BBC:
To move stealthily or cautiously.
Snake is to move or extend along in a slithering or twisting motion, often to clear drain obstructions.
To walk or move quietly on one's toes.
(Intransitive) To pass along smoothly or unobservedly; to move gently onward without friction or hindrance.
Glide is defined as to move easily or flow smoothly.
(Obs.) To tear or rend as a cat does a mouse
To cause to move smoothly and quickly; to slide; to convey gently or secretly.
To be disposed of by sale:
To a sound degree; deeply:
To feel fear; be afraid
(Scots) To be pleased.
The motion of something that crawls.
a slow mode of locomotion on hands and knees or dragging the body
A strange person, event, or thing.
someone unpleasantly strange or eccentric
To fawn means to pay extra attention to something in an overly affectionate way.
To draw back, bend, crouch, etc., as when afraid; shrink from something dangerous or painful
To crouch or huddle up, as from fear or cold
Find another word for creep. In this page you can discover 46 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for creep, like: sneak, edge, grovel, crawl, slither, writhe, worm along, steal, slink, gumshoe and inch.