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creep out

Definition of creep out

US informal

  1. :  to cause (someone) to have an uncomfortable feeling of nervousness or fear :  to give (someone) the creeps <That guys really creeps me out.> <I felt creeped out being alone in the office at night.>



Word by Word Definitions

creepplay
  1. :  to move along with the body prone and close to the ground

    :  to move slowly on hands and knees

    :  to go very slowly

  1. :  a movement of or like creeping

    :  a distressing sensation like that caused by the creeping of insects over one's flesh

    :  a feed trough accessible only by young animals and used especially to supply special or supplementary feed —called also creep feeder

  1. :  in a direction away from the inside or center

    :  outside

    :  from among others

  1. :  eject, oust

    :  to identify publicly as being such secretly

    :  to identify as being a closet homosexual

  1. : used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. :  situated outside :  external

    :  out-of-bounds

    :  situated at a distance :  outlying

  1. :  outside

    :  one who is out of office or power or on the outside

    :  an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball


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