Creep and Steal


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Creep verb – To move slowly with the body close to the ground.
Usage example: the kitten crept silently across the floor before suddenly pouncing on the mouse

Steal is a synonym for creep in sneak topic. In some cases you can use "Steal" instead a verb "Creep", when it comes to topics like move, lurk, crawl along. popular alternative
Nearby Words: creepy, creeping, creeper
Synonyms for Creep


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Steal verb – To move about in a sly or secret manner.
Usage example: the teenagers were able to steal past a security guard and enter the fairgrounds without paying admission

Creep is a synonym for steal in sneak topic. You can use "Creep" instead a verb "Steal", if it concerns topics such as move, slip, lurk, sneak around. popular alternative
Nearby Words: stealing, stealth
Synonyms for Steal

How words are described

real real creep real steal
massive massive creep massive steal
dangerous dangerous creep dangerous steal
illegal illegal creep illegal steal

Common collocations

pair creep pair steal pair
way creep way steal way
tank creep tank steal tank

Both words in one sentence

  • Video Game / Hero Core They don't damage you, but "just" steal your flags (that's bad already, though, since collecting flags is the point of Hero Forever) and will really creep you out the first time you encounter them.
  • Film / Monty Python's The Meaning of Life I mean, do we look like the sort of chaps who'd creep into a camp at night, steal into someone's tent, anaesthetise them, tissue-type them, amputate a leg and run away with it?
  • Video Game / League of Legends Enemy Eats Your Lunch: 'Buff theft', where you strike at an enemy while they're killing the neutral creeps that give the Blue and Red buffs, thus either killing or chasing them away and letting you steal their buff-carrying creep kills.
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