Creeping in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Creeping

present participle of creep | The act of something that creeps.

Short Example Sentences for Creeping

  • 1. A creeping fear came over them. 🔊
  • 2. I felt a creeping sensation coming all over me. 🔊
  • 3. The train was barely creeping up to the bridge. 🔊
  • 4. The creeping of zinc sulphate salts was very bad. 🔊
  • 5. The owl mother finds a mouse creeping about in the grass. 🔊
  • 6. They were mostly thymes, in every creeping variety. 🔊
  • 7. And I could see the pallor creeping over his face. 🔊
  • 8. Beasts, cattle, every creeping thing, man and woman. 🔊
  • 9. Emmy Lou even felt envy of Hattie creeping into her heart. 🔊
  • 10. The first faint light of dawn was just creeping up the valley. 🔊
  • 11. What wonder at a creeping ague of the spirit in front of the unknown? 🔊
  • 12. And, save the mute and creeping worm, Nought else was there beside. 🔊

How to use Creeping in Sentences?

  • 1. She stopped to look at a couple of snails creeping up among the nails in the wall. 🔊
  • 2. Yard after yard he beat out the flames, thankful that he had to face only a little creeping fire. 🔊
  • 3. Grumbo ran to meet him, barking, wagging his tail, and creeping along the ground with delight. 🔊
  • 4. What had the beasts, and the creeping things, and the birds done to excite the anger of God? 🔊
  • 5. Far above them Tenlow and Collie could see it creeping round a turn in the road. 🔊
  • 6. The next question is, how many beasts, fowls and creeping things did Noah take into the ark? 🔊
  • 7. The paraffin oil sealed cell, or cell No. 4, showed no evaporation and no creeping of salts. 🔊
  • 8. Hours afterward, Red Jerry came creeping up from his hiding place, and found her. 🔊
  • 9. While he lay behind a scrub willow conjecturing, Father Claude came creeping up behind him. 🔊
  • 10. But he did not notice a silent figure creeping up to the window of the room in which the rest were dining. 🔊
  • 11. His creeping physical disability seemed significant of the cataclysmic overthrow of all his dreams and desires. 🔊
  • 12. Much trouble has been experienced in gravity cells due to the creeping of the salts over the edge of the jar. 🔊
  • 13. Sometimes oil is poured on top of the fluid in the jar to prevent the creeping of the salts and the evaporation of the electrolyte. 🔊
  • 14. The creeping of salts that took place was only around spots where the edges of the seal were loose from the jar. 🔊
  • 15. He confesses to the impulse of creeping away from that pitiful corpse on his hands and knees to the refuge of the ship. 🔊
  • 16. From the darkest corner of the room he had seen a human figure silently and stealthily creeping toward him. 🔊
  • 17. It were hard to say how humble is the creeping thing that does not rasp out some kind of a message to its fellow insect. 🔊
  • 18. The hand that had faintly clasped his is slowly creeping up to the broad and brawny chest, so feeble now. 🔊
  • 19. Some one was cautiously picking a way through the dry grass of the past winter, was creeping toward him. 🔊
  • 20. King wanted to think before he gave an alarm, and he could not think with that scent in his nostrils and creeping into his lungs. 🔊
  • 21. It came creeping from the fields beyond the river, from alley to alley, from one college to another. 🔊
  • 22. At last the dawn came, gray and depressing, creeping with deadly slowness on the trail of the retreating night. 🔊
  • 23. The wax seal loosens around the edges and does not totally prevent creeping of the zinc sulphate salts, although nearly so. 🔊