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 ?
In principle, it is an in versed creep test, applying a constant strain rate and measuring the resulting stress instead of setting a constant load and measuring the strain rate.
The STT data, covering the largest ranges of temperatures, stresses and strain rates, are used for evaluating Norton creep parameters.
However, increasing familiarity to solid feed is one of the major purposes of creep feeding.
Consequently, this experiment was conducted to investigate the effects of different types of creep feed on the pre- and post-weaning performance of piglets by comparing three diets, namely, a highly digestible creep feed, a weaner diet, and a sow diet.
In this study, AE tests were conducted under different loading rates on coal using the SHIMADZU AG-X250KN rock servo test machine and AE21C AE instrument to explore the effects of different moisture contents and the characteristics of coal creep damage by AE.
"iNEMI began working on the creep corrosion problem in 2009," says iNEMI CEO Marc Benowitz.
The mechanical model combines the characteristics of the spring and damper to simulate creep behaviors of wood.
Therefore, the main objective of this present investigation is to study the creep response behavior, melt rheological study, and stress relaxation characteristics of the EOC-EPDM blends and to figure out correlation with the shape memory behavior.
Creep feeding is the supplementation of goat kids with concentrate supplement or creep grazing with high quality forage.
The 32-year-old American singer, who insisted she had not been inspired by 'Creep', took to Twitter to say, "It is true about the lawsuit".
The dispute centers on "Get Free," the closing track on her last album "Lust for Life," which opens with seemingly identical guitar chords to "Creep" at a similar, steady-churning tempo.
Finally, the effects of confining pressure, the type of the solution, creep strain rate, and permeability are analyzed.
Creep experiments were conducted using a constant-load creep tester (lever ratio: 20 : 1) and a round specimen (gauge diameter: 6 mm; gauge length: 27 mm; grip diameter: 32 mm).
To clarify the creep behavior of the Bayer red mud, a series of triaxial compression creep tests were conducted on the Bayer red mud samples under different confining pressures.
Furthermore, some of researchers developed empirical models to simulate creep behavior of the adhesives for example Burger's model is composed of Maxwell and Kelvin-Voight models.