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To move forward on the hands and knees or by dragging the body close to the ground
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“To retrieve the wounded it was necessary to move forward by foot or crawl under intense fire cover.”
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Behave obsequiously or ingratiatingly in the hope of gaining someone's favour
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“It was always her way to come back crawling to him.”
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To teem, or be overrun or overflowing with
“The place was crawling with gun-toting security men.”
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To move very slowly (towards something)
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To move or act at a slow speed
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To ingratiate oneself
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To be humbled
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Show respect for
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To move somewhere in a slow and steady way
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Express remorse, regret
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Wend your way
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To walk while shuffling or dragging the feet
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To drip or dribble down vertically (in drops)
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To climb with some difficulty, or in a haphazard fashion
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To deprive of self-esteem, confidence, rank or status
axeUK
axUS
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Be the site of or cause an itch
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Make way through water using arms, legs
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Make an emotional appeal
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To cause a feeling of disgust or revulsion in
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A style of swimming where the swimmer is face-down in the water and moves the arms in alternating overhead strokes
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Tootle or drive
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Slow pace
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