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Synonyms for crawling

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crawl, crawling, creep, creeping(noun)

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

    "a crawl was all that the injured man could manage"; "the traffic moved at a creep"

    crawl, creep, weirdo, weirdy, weirdie, front crawl, crawling, spook, creeping

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creeping, exploration, groveling, browsing, navigation

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