To swim the crawl.
To cringe is to draw back or to move your face or body in order to shrink from danger or fear.
To shrink and tremble, as from someone's anger, threats, or blows; cringe
To be a sneak; behave in a stealthy, underhanded, or cowardly manner
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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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 move stealthily or cautiously.
(Obs.) To tear or rend as a cat does a mouse
Inch is defined as to slowly move closer.
To act or proceed slowly or without enthusiasm; to be reluctant.
To hang out or wait around a location, preferably without drawing attention to oneself.
To show affection in a solicitous or exaggerated way
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 move in a manner suggestive of a worm.
To be afraid of; dread
To stir the emotions:
To trim the edge of
To move stealthily or unobtrusively
(Intransitive) To move softly, smoothly, or effortlessly.
Find another word for crept. In this page you can discover 26 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for crept, like: crawled, cringed, cowered, snuck, writhed, pussyfooted, moused, inched, dragged, lurked and fawned.