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Definition of creeping adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

creeping

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈkriːpɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkriːpɪŋ//
 
[only before noun]
 
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(of something bad) happening or moving gradually and not easily noticed creeping inflation She felt a creeping guilt about her family.
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