crawl along(redirected from crawls along)
1. Of a person, to proceed forward or move across the length of something on one's hands and knees. Looking down made me so dizzy that I had to crawl along the ledge. We crawled along in the shadows to avoid being seen by the
2. Of an animal or insect, to proceed forward or across the length of something by dragging its body along the ground. When I saw the bee crawling along the windowsill, I bolted out of the room.
See also: crawl
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