Creeping synonyms

krē'pĭng
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The state of being a sluggard; sluggishness; sloth.
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Falling behind, not keeping up the pace
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That causes one to stagger; astonishing; overwhelming; specif., astonishingly great
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Given to creeping
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Resting; idle
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Resembling a vine or some aspect of one.
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(Botany, of a plant) That climbs; that grows upwards by gripping onto a surface.
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The definition of upright is something or someone who is strictly honest, or something that is vertical or erect.
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The definition of standing is in an upright position, or not flowing or moving.
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(Marketing) Of or pertaining to vertical markets.
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Showing too great a willingness to serve or obey; fawning
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Lying face down
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Lying flat, prone, or supine
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(Biol.) Creeping or crawling
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Creeping; moving on the belly, or by means of small and short legs.
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Of the reptiles
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(Geology, botany) Of or characteristic of serpentine rocks or the plants that grow there.
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(Rail transport, of points and crossovers) to converge in the direction of travel
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The action of moving slowly on the hands or knees or dragging the body along the ground.
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(Publishing) In sewn books, the tendency of pages on the inside of a quire to stand out farther than those on the outside of it.
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(Obsolete) Slowness; sluggishness.
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To shrink and tremble, as from someone's anger, threats, or blows; cringe
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To cringe is to draw back or to move your face or body in order to shrink from danger or fear.
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To move stealthily or cautiously.
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(Obs.) To tear or rend as a cat does a mouse
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To be a sneak; behave in a stealthy, underhanded, or cowardly manner
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To act or proceed slowly or without enthusiasm; to be reluctant.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
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To be the outstanding performer in (a scene, act, etc.), esp. in a subordinate role
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(Australia, slang) To steal slyly.
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To slip and slide, as on a loose or uneven surface:
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To sneak around, sneak about
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To idle; to go about aimlessly.
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To hang out or wait around a location, preferably without drawing attention to oneself.
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To trim the edge of
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(Intransitive) To move quickly and often secretively; to depart, withdraw, enter, appear, intrude, or escape as if by sliding.
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To move stealthily or unobtrusively
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(Intransitive) To move softly, smoothly, or effortlessly.
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(Of sleeping) Deeply or soundly [from 13th c.].
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To enjoy, be pleased by; favor; be in favor of.
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To be afraid of; dread
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To stir the emotions:
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That crouches or crouch.
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Who walks while dragging or shuffling the feet.
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(Idiomatic, often followed by "with") Similar in nature or effect to something else; consistent.
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Covered with irregularly twisting lines, ridges, or indentations suggestive of worm tracks
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The definition of dwarf is a person or thing that hasn't or won't reach typical size.
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Producing stolons; putting forth suckers.
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Parallel to or in the plane of the horizon.
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Find another word for creeping. In this page you can discover 73 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for creeping, like: sluggardy, slinking, inching, lagging, limping, moving slowly, faltering, shuffling, hobbling, staggering and clinging.