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Overview of noun crawling

The noun crawling has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. crawl, crawling, creep, creeping

(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")

Overview of verb crawl

The verb crawl has 5 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (32) crawl, creep

(move slowly; in the case of people or animals with the body near the ground; "The crocodile was crawling along the riverbed")

2. (1) crawl

(feel as if crawling with insects; "My skin crawled

3. crawl

(be full of; "The old cheese was crawling with maggots")

4. fawn, crawl, creep, cringe, cower, grovel

(show submission or fear)

5. crawl

(swim by doing the crawl; "European children learn the breast stroke; they often don't know how to crawl") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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