Crawling with - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
crawling with (something)
Having something in abundance; full of something. Ugh, the mall is crawling with teenagers tonight—I feel so old. We had to call an exterminator when we learned that our walls were crawling with termites.
crawling with someone
Fig. [of a surface] covered with many people or members of a class of people moving about. The place was crawling with police and FBI agents. The city was crawling with tourists making it almost impossible to go from place to place.
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3 : to be covered with or have the feeling of being covered with creeping things <The food was crawling with
TWO families were shocked to discover that packets of raisins they'd given to their children were crawling with