To shrink and tremble, as from someone's anger, threats, or blows; cringe
To cringe is to draw back or to move your face or body in order to shrink from danger or fear.
To swim the crawl.
To show affection in a solicitous or exaggerated way
To move stealthily or cautiously.
(Obs.) To tear or rend as a cat does a mouse
To be a sneak; behave in a stealthy, underhanded, or cowardly manner
To act or proceed slowly or without enthusiasm; to be reluctant.
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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
To be the outstanding performer in (a scene, act, etc.), esp. in a subordinate role
(Australia, slang) To steal slyly.
To slip and slide, as on a loose or uneven surface:
To hang out or wait around a location, preferably without drawing attention to oneself.
To trim the edge of
To move stealthily or unobtrusively
(Intransitive) To move softly, smoothly, or effortlessly.
To move in a manner suggestive of a worm.
To be afraid of; dread
To stir the emotions:
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