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The meaning of Crawling

Crawling – 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

Present participle of crawl

Usage examples:

The child crawled across the floor., megan has just learned to crawl., the injured soldier crawled …

Crawling translation into English

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爬行

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Kruipen

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Rampant

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Kriechen, Gekrieche, Schwänzelei

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रेंगने

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Strisciando

Crawling: translate from English into Korean

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크롤링, 이가 꾄, 벼룩이 꾄

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Ползать, Ползком, Ползущий

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Arrastrándose

Word origin

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

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