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crawl

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1 to move slowly with the body close to the ground

  • the time we had to crawl through a narrow passageway from one cave to another
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2 to move slowly

  • the weekend traffic on the road to the beach just crawled
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fly, race, speed, whiz (or whizz), zip

3 to move or act slowly

  • the deadline is fast approaching, so this is no time to crawl
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drag one's feet (also drag one's heels), drop behind, fall behind, hang fire, mark time, take one's time

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4 to be copiously supplied

  • something must be up, as city hall is crawling with reporters
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