Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. By creeping, moving stealthily and slowly; insidiously; cunningly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. by creeping slowly; in the manner of a reptile; insidiously; cunningly.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • By creeping; slowly; with the motion of an insect or a reptile.

Etymologies

creeping +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

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