HyperDic: crawler

English > 3 senses of the word crawler:
NOUNperson crawler, sycophant, toady, lackey, ass-kissera person who tries to please someone in order to gain a personal advantage
person crawler, creepera person who crawls or creeps along the ground
animalcrawler, earthworm, angleworm, fishworm, fishing worm, wiggler, nightwalker, nightcrawler, dew worm, red wormterrestrial / terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soil
English > crawler: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person who tries to please someone in order to gain a personal advantage.
Synonymssycophant, toady, lackey, ass-kisser
Narrowerapple polisher, bootlicker, fawner, groveller, groveler, trucklersomeone who humbles himself as a sign of respect
goody-goodyA person who behaves extremely well in order to please a superior
Broaderflatterer, adulatorA person who uses flattery
Spanishadulador, adulón, candongo, cepillero, cobista, lameculos, lavacaras, pelota, pelotero, quitamotas, quitapelillos, sicofanta, sicofante
Catalanensabonador, llepacrestes, pilota, raspallador, sicofanta
Verbscrawlshow submission or fear
English > crawler: 3 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA person who crawls or creeps along the ground.
Synonymcreeper
Broaderperson, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soulA human being
Verbscrawlmove slowly
English > crawler: 3 senses > noun 3, animal
Meaningterrestrial / terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soil; often surfaces when the ground is cool or wet; used as bait by anglers.
Synonymsearthworm, angleworm, fishworm, fishing worm, wiggler, nightwalker, nightcrawler, dew worm, red worm
Member ofOligochaeta, class Oligochaetaearthworms
Broaderoligochaete, oligochaete wormhermaphroditic terrestrial / terrestrial and aquatic annelids having bristles borne singly along the length of the body
Spanishgusano, lombriz
Catalancuc de terra, llambric
Verbscrawlmove slowly

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