Creep and Speed


Creep verb - To move or act slowly.
Usage example: that Friday afternoon we were just creeping, waiting for the buzzer to sound so that we could start the long weekend

Speed is an antonym for creep.

Nearby Words: creepy, creeping, creeper


Speed verb - To proceed or move quickly.
Usage example: a bullet train speeding across the lush countryside

Creep is an antonym for speed in race topic.

Nearby Words: speedy, speeding, speeded, speeder, speedway

How words are described

pure pure creep pure speed
original original creep original speed
constant constant creep constant speed
massive massive creep massive speed
Other adjectives: slow, extra, overall.

Common collocations

fans creep fans speed fans

Both words in one sentence

  • Super Speed Power Creep, Power Seep has made him ultra-powerful again; he now outstrips about 90% of the specialized speedsters in terms of speed.
    Source: Super Speed
  • Starting with Synchro monsters and BOOMING with XYZ monsters, The speed centered nature of the game along with some serious power creep has overshadowed much player interaction with the game.
  • Magikarp Power The sequel takes it even further, by giving all Zerg units speed bonuses when on creep.
Cite this Source
Speed and Creep. (2016). Retrieved 2023, June 06, from
Creep & Speed. N.p., 2016. Web. 06 Jun. 2023. <>.
Speed or Creep. 2016. Accessed June 06, 2023.
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