What does crept mean?

Definitions for crept
krɛptcrept

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Crept

    of Creep

  2. Crept

    of Creep

  3. Crept

    imp. & p. p. of Creep

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Crept

    krept, pa.t. and pa.p. of Creep.

Editors Contribution

  1. CREPT

    "past tense and past participle of CREEP,to move along with the body prone and close to the ground; to move slowly on hands and knees,to go very slowly,to go timidly or cautiously so as to escape notice, to enter or advance gradually so as to be almost unnoticed,to have the sensation of being covered with creeping things, to slip or gradually shift position, to change shape permanently from prolonged stress or exposure to high temperatures;to crawl with the body near to or touching the ground,crawl,worm,wriggle,squirm,slither,writhe,drag yourself,edge,inch,crawl on all fours;encroach, inch;bastard, beast, bleeder,blighter , boor, bounder, bugger, buzzard, cad, chuff, churl, clown, cretin, crud,crumb,cur, dirtbag,dog, fink, heel, hound, jerk, joker, louse, lout, pill, rat, rat fink, reptile, rotter, schmuck,scum, scumbag,scuzzball,skunk, sleaze, sleazebag,sleazeball,slime, slimeball,slob, snake, so-and-so, sod [chiefly British], stinkard, stinker, swine, toad, varmint, vermin,snail,molasses,(as) slow as molasses idiomat a snail's pace idiom,away bit build by by and by idiom,by degrees idiom,claw ,claw your way (somewhere) idiom,clunky,cool,course,crawl,crawler,creep,creeping,dally,dawdle,degree,deliberately,dribs,drift,drop,drop behind,ease,edge,float,gently,gently does it! idiom,gradual,gradually,hanghang around,in ones and twos idiom,inch inch by inch idiom,infiltrate,infiltration,jog,Labour,lag,laggard,laggy,lingeringly,little,loiter,mill,mill around,nose,nudge,poky,pootle,prowl,rolling,Rome wasn't built in a day idiom,sedately,sidle,slack,slow burn,slowcoach,slowdown,slowly,slowness,slowpoke,sluggish,sluggishly,sluggishness,steadily,steadiness,steady,stepwise,straggle,straggler,struggle,subsonic,take your time idiom,tootle,trail,trickle,trundle,unhurried,wander,wend.

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  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of crept in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of crept in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of crept in a Sentence

  1. Cometan:

    The evilness of doubt crept ever so closer to my heart.

  2. Chad Morganlander:

    The general thematic continues to be the European banking situation that has unhinged the risk market and slowly crept into the credit markets.

  3. Greg Moore:

    Keep in mind these minutes reflect the committee's view of a few weeks ago and the Greece situation has only worsened since then, on top of that, external spillover risks from elsewhere -China - have crept up in a significant way as well since then.

  4. Chad Morganlander:

    The general thematic (risk) continues to be the European banking situation that has unhinged the risk market and slowly crept into the credit markets.

  5. Tyson Steele:

    Its a very real thought that crept up almost daily, especially real cold nights.

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    • A. defiant
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