crawling crawling  /ˈkrɔ lɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a slow mode of locomotion on hands and knees or dragging the body

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Police to hold active shooter training at Imlay City High School

    BY PHIL FOLEY 810-452-2616 • pfoley@mihomepaper.com IMLAY CITY — Imlay City High School will be crawling with police from five departments Monday, but it’s all in the name of training. read more
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The County Press

  2. Not a banner year for Big Buck Contest

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- By all accounts, West Virginias woods last fall were crawling with nice bucks.Hunters couldnt stop talking about how many 8- to 10-point racks they were seeing. Biologists at Division of Natural Resources game-checking stations tal...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Charleston Gazette

  3. Q&A With Waze CEO Noam Bardin

    Google has spent the last several years crawling the web each day to help us find what we're looking for. In buying popular, crowd-sourced navigation service Waze this week for more than $1 billion, Google has just added another dimension to what it can search: the world around us.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Forbes

Quotes

  1. Sen. Chuck Grassley, the ranking Republican on the Finance Committee, said, "As expected, the administration has again failed to identify China as a currency manipulator. China recently allowed a modest crawling peg of its currency exchange rates,...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Charles Grassley Source: ABC News (blog)

  2. "I'd rather get eaten by a lion than get bitten by a snake," Wells said. "That's just an eerie thing because you're crawling in tall grass, so you're on all fours crawling, you don't know if one's right there."
    on Mar 7, 2007 By: David Wells Source: SI.com

  3. "I came in better prepared, but perhaps I started faster than I wanted," Armstrong said. "I sort of got out there and realized I was either going to finish OK or be crawling home."
    on Nov 5, 2007 By: Lance Armstrong Source: USA Today

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