Definitions For Crawl


  • A slow mode of locomotion on hands and knees or dragging the body
  • A very slow movement
  • A swimming stroke; arms are moved alternately overhead accompanied by a flutter kick
  • A very slow speed
  • A way of swimming in which the swimmer lies facing down in the water and moves first one arm over the head and then the other while kicking the legs


  • Move slowly; in the case of people or animals with the body near the ground
  • Swim by doing the crawl
  • Show submission or fear
  • Be full of
  • Feel as if crawling with insects
  • To move on your hands and knees
  • To move with the body close to or on the ground
  • To move slowly

Is Crawl a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Crawl is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Crawl in a Sentence

  • Does the baby crawl yet?
  • We got down on our knees and crawled through a small opening.
  • The baby crawled across the floor toward her mother.
  • Near the construction site, traffic had slowed to a crawl.
  • The bus was moving along at a crawl.
  • Her strongest stroke is the crawl.

Synonyms for Crawl

Antonyms for Crawl

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