creepingly


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creepingly

(ˈkriːpɪŋlɪ)
adv
in a creeping manner
References in classic literature ?
Having heard their voices while yet some way off he had ridden creepingly forward, and learnt enough to satisfy himself.
Retreating not the thousandth part of an inch; stabbing him in the eye with the unflinching poniard of his glance, steelkilt, clenching his right hand behind him and creepingly drawing it back, told his persecutor that if the hammer but grazed his cheek he (Steelkilt) would murder him.
The helicopter shots in Strangerland move creepingly through the gorges of central Australia.