Synonyms of 'crawl'
to move very slowlyI began to crawl on my hands and knees towards the door.
go on all fours,
move on hands and knees, ,
drag, , ,
The minutes dragged past.
move at a snail's pace,
worm your way,
pull or drag yourself along
to act in a servile mannerI'll apologize to him, but I won't crawl.
See be crawling with something
See crawl to someone
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in the sense of cringe
to behave in a submissive or timid way
in the sense of humble yourself
He humbled himself and became obedient.
eat humble pie,
swallow your pride,
eat crow (US, informal),
go on bended knee
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Thesaurus for crawl from the Collins English Thesaurus