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crawl

 [krawl]
to move the body along the ground through a synchronized action of the hands and knees.
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The morning also saw streetcars being impeded in other ways: upon reaching Main Street, a Portage Avenue car was greeted with jeers and shouts of "scab!" but managed to manoeuvre through the crowd until a large coal wagon cut in front of the car and proceeded along the track in front of it at a crawlingly slow pace.
Walsh gives a stand-out performance as the skin crawlingly creepy Lieutenant Cake.
This time the music for that crawlingly sculptural 1993 Union was John Corigliano's Soliloquy, whereas in the first week it had been Wayne Shorter's jazz-tinctured Nefertiti.