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phrasal verb [transitive] [usually progressive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theycrawl with
he/she/itcrawls with
present participlecrawling with
past tensecrawled with
past participlecrawled with
  1. 1
    to be full of people in a way that is unpleasant
    The town was crawling with police.
  2. 2
    to be covered in insects
    The food was crawling with flies.
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