the creeps

Definition of the creeps

informal

  1. :  an uncomfortable feeling of nervousness or fear I get the creeps every time he walks by. I hate snakes. They give me the creeps.

Word by Word Definitions

creepplay creeps
  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


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