creep


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Synonyms for creep

crawl

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sneak

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creep to someone

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  • grovel to
  • pander to
  • suck up to
  • kiss someone's ass
  • brown-nose
  • scrape to
  • kowtow to
  • fawn on
  • toady to
  • truckle to
  • insinuate yourself with

give someone the creeps

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Synonyms for creep

to move along in a crouching or prone position

to advance slowly

to experience a repugnant tingling sensation

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a very slow rate of speed

Synonyms for creep

someone unpleasantly strange or eccentric

a slow longitudinal movement or deformation

a pen that is fenced so that young animals can enter but adults cannot

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

move slowly

to go stealthily or furtively

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grow or spread, often in such a way as to cover (a surface)

show submission or fear

References in periodicals archive ?
Therefore, cracking process interacts with the creep mechanisms of drying concrete.
Creep appears to begin by growth of dendrites, as shown on an HDD in an early stage of corrosion.
A tensile creep test was conducted for MD and CD samples for both sheets subjected to a constant relative humidity (RH) of 80% then followed by a cyclic RH between 80 and 30% RH.
SPARKS flew last night when Simon Cowell clashed with Louis Walsh following Wagner Carillho's performance of Radiohead's Creep.
From obtained results it can be concluded that material B is more creep resistant than material A.
Collectively, the objectives of this study were i) to determine the effects of varying duration of creep feeding on the pre-weaning and post-weaning growth performance and behavior of piglets and ii) to determine the effects of varying duration of creep feeding on performance and behavior of sows.
HCC project executive Dewi Hughes said creep feeding lambs early in the season to target sales and achieve peak lamb prices can be beneficial and economical - provided the increased gain exceeds the costs associated with the system.
The top bowstring manufacturers understand the inconvenience of string creep, so they strive to eliminate it from string material before it's made into a bowstring.
The creep resistance of Cu was shown to increase as the Al content is increased although the creep increment was small above 8.
We used this RTT-provided RDTE to deliver a significantly greater capability than originally envisioned in the CNO's guidance, based on rapid creep of operational requirements.
Susan's voice got huskier each time she said creep.
well be that lock-up creep is justified and merely reflects this market
The effect of glue line thickness on the creep behavior of PU-bonded specimens is exemplarily revealed by results for the adhesive P9.
But it's clear that hot, deep creep can only put more strain on the colder, locked rocks above.