French translation of crept
past tense of verb, past participle of verb
- of creep
Example Sentences Including 'crept'
The smoke cut into her throat and a small croak crept out of her mouth.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
Something has crept , or has been driven out of dark waters under the mountains.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
A realization crept into them that perhaps he hadn't got me in the bag.A DARKENING STAIN (2002)
Trends of 'crept'
View usage over:
- (= move quietly)
se glisserto creep across sth
traverser qch à pas de loup
- (informal, = person)
saligaud mhe's a creep
c'est un sale type
Derived Formscreeps plural noun : to give sb the creeps (informal)
donner la chair de poule à qn,
faire froid dans le dos à qn
⇒ It gives me the creeps.
Ça me donne la chair de poule.,
Ça me fait froid dans le dos.
Example Sentences Including 'creep'
He doesn't have to lie in their bed until she's asleep and then creep out like a cat.Death of an Unknown Man
People always stared, when we walked out together...' Ordinary vanity began to creep back, the familiar, complacent story-telling tone.Lost Children
Time enough for the fever to cool, for realistic appraisal to creep in around the edges of impulse.C B Greenfield - A Little Madness
Translation of crept from the Collins English to French Dictionary
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.