Pronunciation: (krô'lē), [key]
—adj., crawl•i•er, crawl•i•est,
—n., pl. crawl•ies. Informal.
that crawls; noting or describing things, as worms or insects, that crawl, esp. imparting a queasy feeling; creepy.
a crawling insect, small reptile, etc.
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