Definition of Crawl in English :
Define Crawl in English
Crawl meaning in English
Meaning of Crawl in English
Pronunciation of Crawl in English
Crawl pronunciation in English
Pronounce Crawl in Englishsee synonyms of crawl
a very slow movement
Example Sentences:'the traffic advanced at a crawl'
a swimming stroke; arms are moved alternately overhead accompanied by a flutter kick
a slow mode of locomotion on hands and knees or dragging the body
Example Sentences:'a crawl was all that the injured man could manage''the traffic moved at a creep'
4. crawl, creep
move slowly; in the case of people or animals with the body near the ground
Example Sentences:'The crocodile was crawling along the riverbed'
feel as if crawling with insects
Example Sentences:'My skin crawled--I was terrified'
be full of
Example Sentences:'The old cheese was crawling with maggots'
swim by doing the crawl
Example Sentences:'European children learn the breast stroke; they often don't know how to crawl'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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