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Overview of noun creeps

The noun creeps has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. creeps

(a disease of cattle and sheep attributed to a dietary deficiency; characterized by anemia and softening of the bones and a slow stiff gait)

2. creeps

(a feeling of fear and revulsion; "he gives me the creeps")


Overview of noun creep

The noun creep has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. creep, weirdo, weirdie, weirdy, spook

(someone unpleasantly strange or eccentric)

2. creep

(a slow longitudinal movement or deformation)

3. creep

(a pen that is fenced so that young animals can enter but adults cannot)

4. 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 creep

The verb creep has 4 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (11) 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. (4) sneak, mouse, creep, pussyfoot

(to go stealthily or furtively; "..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbor's house")

3. (2) creep

(grow or spread, often in such a way as to cover (a surface); "ivy crept over the walls of the university buildings")

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

(show submission or fear)

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