NOTE: Includes metaphorical uses.
Inventories are creeping up all over the auto industry.
The spider crept across the wall.
The hours crept by.
A truck rumbled over the bridge and the smell of exhaust crept down.
I crept down the steepest part of the rutted trail onto the main jeep road.
The market crept back to more moderate levels.
The crocodile crept along the riverbank towards the unsuspecting gazelle
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 4
WordNet Verb Particle Constructions, Multiword Expressions:
Over the years, the ivy had crept over the walls of the cottage.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3
That story made my flesh creep.
His skin crept and shivered and he felt sick to his stomach.