Thesaurus / crawling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Lemaire, crawling up, found him on his knees upon the top of the battered chart-house, improvising a paen of thanksgiving.

Beggars on HorsebackF. Tennyson Jesse

Nobody had been paying any attention to Prophet Elias, who had been crawling like a torpid caterpillar.

There was a deck of boards or split bamboos, and you could only move about it by crawling on your hands and knees.

I have several times been roused at night by a great cockroach, three or four inches long, crawling over my lace.

It lifted everything from the water, and splashed everything down again, all the while crawling toward its enemy.

Creatures of the AbyssMurray Leinster

The night passed with slow feet, while my tanks were crawling forward over the snow.

A Company of TanksW. H. L. Watson

It was stated on the authority of an officer that many of the wounded in act of crawling away were deliberately shot.

I am living very quietly, and therefore pleasantly, and am crawling on slowly but steadily with my work.

Then why were you crawling so close along the wall to keep me from seeing you?

Now all is midnight and silence; then the red, crawling serpent comes out.

The Caxtons, CompleteEdward Bulwer-Lytton

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.