Phrasal Verb 'creep'

We have 7 phrasal verb definition related to 'creep'.

Creep in

Meaning:

Start to be noticeable

Example:

He tried to stay calm, but you could hear the anger CREEPING IN.

Creep in

Meaning:

Get included despite attempts to keep it or them out

Example:

Errors CREPT IN as the text got longer.

Creep into

Meaning:

Become noticeable in something

Example:

An angry tone CREPT INTO her voice.

Creep out

Meaning:

make someone feel worried or uneasy

Example:

He CREEPS me OUT when he gets drunk.

Creep out on

Meaning:

To do the same activity for a very long time

Example:

He's been CREEPING OUT ON that computer game all day.

Creep over

Meaning:

Start to have a negative feeling

Example:

Fear CREPT OVER me as I walked through the graveyard.

Creep up on

Meaning:

Approach without someone realising

Example:

They CREPT UP ON their rivals and overtook them.