how to pronounce creeper

/ˈkɹiː.pəɹ/

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creeper is pronounced in two syllables

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kɹpəɹ

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An example use of creeper in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… of the creeper pairs Phi becomes nonzero …”

meanings of creeper

noun:

  1. An instrument with iron hooks or claws for dredging up items from a well or other water.
  2. A low-profile wheeled platform whereupon an auto mechanic may lie on their back and gain better access to the underbody of a vehicle.
  3. A kind of shoe, usually with a suede upper and a thick crepe sole, associated with various 20th-century subcultures.
  4. A spur-like device strapped to the boot to facilitate climbing.
  5. A device which allows a small child to safely roam around a room from a seated or standing position.
  6. Any device for causing material to move steadily from one part of a machine to another, such as an apron in a carding machine, or an inner spiral in a grain screen.
  7. A metal plate with spikes, designed to be worn with shoes to prevent slipping.
  8. A small four-hooked grapnel used to recover objects dropped onto the sea bed.
  9. A ball that travels low, near ground level.
  10. Any plant (as ivy or periwinkle) that grows by creeping; especially a climbing plant of the genus Parthenocissus.
  11. A one-piece garment for infants designed to facilitate access to the wearer's diaper.
  12. A treecreeper.
  13. A person or a thing that crawls or creeps.
  14. A person who creeps people out; a creepy person.
  15. A small low iron, or dog, between the andirons.
  16. The lowest gear of a tractor or truck.

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