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Correct spelling:
creep
Definition:
To move as a serpent; crawl; move slowly or stealthily.

What does the acronym creep stand for?

CREEP abbreviation definitions:
–  Monster
–  Weird, undesirable person

Synonyms:

adjective
undercover
under cover, hole-and-corner, sub-rosa, under ground, stealth.
noun
artifact
creep.
bore
tiresome person, head ache, flat tire, dull person, deadhead, deadheads, dull people.
cad
stinkers, rounders, rotter, WORMS, rotters, worm, heel, lout, stinker.
changes
adjustment, correction, evolution, shake up, transformation, trend, alteration, effect, change, reform.
crawl
writhe, study at crawl, slink, slither, worm along, edge.
creep
weirdy, mouse, schmuck, pussyfoot, weirdie, grovel, cower, sneak, cringe, steal, fawn, crawl, creeping, weirdo, crawling, spook, grow over.
event
creep.
meanie
cruel person, meany, nasty person.
nuisance
pesterer, botherment, poor excuse, pesterers, bore.
person
spook, weirdie, weirdy, weirdo, creep.
pest
tormentor, tormentors, thorn in side, crashing bore, badgerer.
snake in the grass
rat fink, backstabber, snake in grass.
villain
anti-heroes, antiheroes, antihero, anti-hero.
verb
crawl along, usually on ground
writhe, worm, scrabble, tiptoe, edge, scramble, wriggle, lurk, gumshoe, glide, slink, grovel, crawl on all fours, inch, insinuate, squirm, pussyfoot, snake, sneak, approach unnoticed, slither, steal, skulk.
motion
creep.
slow
linger, loiter, plod, slow, delay, dawdle, poke, crawl, drag, trudge, hinder.
Examples of usage:
  1. But I'd rather climb than creep any old day." – The Reclaimers by Margaret Hill McCarter
  2. If she would only fall so fast asleep that the woman behind the curtain could creep away! – Blind Love by Wilkie Collins
  3. Nell's like a tender vine just beginning to creep around and cling to something strong. – The Spirit of the Border A Romance of the Early Settlers in the Ohio Valley by Zane Grey
  4. John looked round, and for the first time a sense of hope began to creep into his heart. – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  5. Those that stood near her felt a shudder creep over them; they shrank back, and thus increased the alarm of those whom the stranger next approached, so that confusion gradually spread itself through the whole train. – Famous Stories Every Child Should Know by Various
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