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The meaning of Crawl

Crawl – definition

verb

Move forward on the hands and knees or by dragging the body close to the ground.

Usage examples:

They crawled from under the table
verb

Behave obsequiously or ingratiatingly in the hope of gaining someone's favour.

Usage examples:

A reporter's job can involve crawling to objectionable people
verb

Be covered or crowded with (insects or people), to an extent that is objectionable.

Usage examples:

The floor was dirty and crawling with bugs
verb

(of a program) systematically visit (a number of web pages) in order to create an index of data.

Usage examples:

Its automated software robots crawl websites, grabbing copies of pages to index
noun

An act of moving on one's hands and knees or dragging one's body along the ground.

Usage examples:

They began the crawl back to their own lines
noun

A swimming stroke involving alternate overarm movements and rapid kicks of the legs.

Usage examples:

She could do the crawl and so many other strokes
verb

Move slowly

verb

To move slowly with the body stretched out along the ground or (of a human) on hands and knees

Usage examples:

A caterpillar crawling in the grass, the child crawled across the floor., fig. the train crawled sl…

Crawl translation into English

Crawl: translate from English into Chinese

Translate crawl into Chinese (Simplified)}
爬行, 爬, 爬泳, 自由泳, 匍, 扒

Crawl: translate from English into Dutch

Translate crawl into Dutch}
Kruipen, Sluipen, Krieuwelen, Kriebelen, Viskaar

Crawl: translate from English into French

Translate crawl into French}
Crawl, Ramper, Se traîner, Grimper, Nager, Marcher lentement, Allure très ralentie, Natation rapide, Poussette

Crawl: translate from English into German

Translate crawl into German}
Kriechen, Krabbeln, Schleichen, Kraul, Robben, Kraulen, Rutschen, Schneckentempo, Kraulstil, Schleimen, Kriechentempo, Kneipenbummel, Rad fahren, Schwänzeln

Crawl: translate from English into Hindi

Translate crawl into Hindi}
घुटनों के बल चलना, रंग, मंदगति, घिसटना

Crawl: translate from English into Italian

Translate crawl into Italian}
Strisciare, Crawl, Andare carponi, Avanzare lentamente, Moto lento

Crawl: translate from English into Korean

Translate crawl into Korean}
기다, 포복, 댄스, 활어조, 들끓다, 크롤 수영법, 기어가다, 서행하다, 살금살금 걸어다니다, 우글거리다, 근질근질하다

Crawl: translate from English into Russian

Translate crawl into Russian}
Ползти, Ползать, Ползание, Кроль, Елозить, Пресмыкаться, Расползаться, Кишеть, Пресмыкательство, Медленное движение, Плавать кролем, Затон, Тащиться, Кишеть насекомыми, Чувствовать мурашки по телу, Плыть стилем 'кроль'

Crawl: translate from English into Spanish

Translate crawl into Spanish}
Gatear, Arrastrarse, Crawl, Arrastramiento, Crol, Gateo, Marcha lenta, Rebajarse, Camino a gatas

Word origin

Middle English: of unknown origin; possibly related to Swedish kravla and Danish kravle .

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