[Word For Today] Creep

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Today we are going to learn a new word: Creep.

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Translations of creep in different languages:

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How is it used?

1. When people or animals creep somewhere, they move quietly and slowly.

  • Back I go to the hotel and creep up to my room.
  • I crept up the stairs, trying not to wake my parents.

2. If something creeps somewhere, it moves very slowly.

  • The mist had crept in again from the mountain.

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3. If something creeps in or creeps back, it begins to occur or becomes part of something without people realizing or without them wanting it.

  • Insecurity might creep in. 
  • An increasing ratio of mistakes, perhaps induced by tiredness, crept into her game. 

4. If a rate or number creeps up to a higher level, it gradually reaches that level.

  • The inflation rate has been creeping up to 9.5 percent. 

Practice: make a sentence with this word and leave your comments below.

So much for today`s new word. See you next time!

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