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Verb
To move forward on the hands and knees or by dragging the body close to the ground
“Max and Jack would be able to crawl under the electrified fence and slip into the forest.”
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To move very slowly (towards something)
“Our train would crawl slowly through the American countryside like a scene out of a Buster Keaton movie.”
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To act at a slow speed
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“We crawl through our days paralyzed with indecision as we shuffle through life's hoops and hurdles.”
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To teem, or be overrun or overflowing with
“The hallways, after lying dormant for months, would soon crawl with students again.”
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To behave obsequiously or ingratiatingly in the hope of gaining someone's favor
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“A few years ago, a representative of the Queen would have had to crawl and beg for admission to that jealous Court.”
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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 deprive of self-esteem, confidence, rank or status
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To move somewhere quietly or surreptitiously
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To 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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