Thesaurus / creeping

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It has a creeping stem, and grows from one to two feet high.

Field and Woodland PlantsWilliam S. Furneaux

He had ridden about thirty miles, and twilight was creeping on.

If you come to think of it, this may be why science always has moved so slowly, creeping on from point to point.

Beyond, the heavy after-sea was still rolling; but the Dazzler was creeping up in the shelter of a rocky island.

He was carrying his boots and creeping along in his socks—which must be why you never heard him, sir.

It was cold; the rain pattered against the window panes; something seemed to be creeping along the walls.

MotherMaksim Gorky

Bellying closer to the ground, Ben Bolt advanced upon him, creeping slowly like a cat stalking a mouse.

Sarama, the creeping Dawn, is sent by Indra to find and recover them.

Out of every corner of the woods and glens, they came, creeping forth upon their hands, for their legs could not bear them.

I hardly recognized him, he was so frightfully covered with filth and dirt and creeping things.

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