What does Crawler mean?

Definitions for Crawler
ˈkrɔ lərcrawler

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Crawler.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sycophant, toady, crawler, lackey, ass-kissernoun

    a person who tries to please someone in order to gain a personal advantage

  2. crawler, creepernoun

    a person who crawls or creeps along the ground

  3. earthworm, angleworm, fishworm, fishing worm, wiggler, nightwalker, nightcrawler, crawler, dew worm, red wormnoun

    terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soil; often surfaces when the ground is cool or wet; used as bait by anglers

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Crawlernoun

    A creeper; any thing that creeps.

    Etymology: from crawl.


  1. crawler

    A crawler, also known as a spider or bot, is a type of software designed to systematically browse or 'crawl' through the internet or a database to collect and index information. It's often used by search engines to update their web content and ensure the most recent and relevant results are presented to users. Crawlers can also be used for web scraping, data mining, and other automated tasks.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crawlernoun

    one who, or that which, crawls; a creeper; a reptile


  1. Crawler

    There are various bands with the name Crawler It was first created from the ashes of Back Street Crawler, following the death of guitarist, Paul Kossoff.

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    Song lyrics by crawler -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by crawler on the Lyrics.com website.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Crawler in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Crawler in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Crawler in a Sentence

  1. Iain Gault:

    We still can't do the physical work with a drone or crawler, but the efficiency is gained by only putting people in the field when needed.

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