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English definition of “creep over sb”

creep over sb

phrasal verb with creep     /kriːp/ verb [I usually + adv/prep] (crept, crept)
If a bad feeling creeps over someone, they gradually start to feel it: A dangerous tiredness crept over her as she drove.Experiencing and suffering
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