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Creep

Definition of creep:

part of speech: noun

The act of crawling; the sensation of being covered with crawling things; often colloquially in plural.

part of speech: verb

To move close to the ground, or slowly; move as an insect; grow along the ground, as a vine.

part of speech: participle

Crept.

part of speech: verb

To move slowly along the ground, as a worm or reptile; crawl; grow along the ground, as a plant; move secretly or stealthily.

part of speech: participle

Creeping.

part of speech: verb

To move on the belly, like a snake: to move slowly: to grow along the ground or on supports, as a vine: to fawn:- pr. p. creeping: pa. t. and pa. p. crept.

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