creeping

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Synonyms for creeping

a slow mode of locomotion on hands and knees or dragging the body

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Are they the result of drivers high on creepingly legalized marijuana?
Retreating not the thousandth part of an inch; stabbing him in the eye with the unflinching poniard of his glance, Steelkilt, clenching his right hand behind him and creepingly drawing it back, told his persecutor that if the hammer but grazed his cheek he (Steelkilt) would murder him.
Ricky was alternately proud to be seen with his father and creepingly ashamed that he should not be so stylish, or so accomplished, as the old man beside him.
but extremists will come, like in Basra, creepingly, insidiously.
I looked up to see a figure making his way almost creepingly from a side entrance towards the lectern and recognized the poet.