Meaning of creep up on in English:

creep up on

Translate creep up on into Spanish

phrasal verb

  • creep up on someoneMove slowly and carefully towards someone in order to avoid being heard or noticed by them.

    • ‘they were taught how to creep up on an enemy’
    crawl, move on all fours, move on hands and knees, pull oneself, inch, edge, slither, slide, squirm, wriggle, writhe, worm, worm one's way, insinuate oneself
    sneak, steal, slip, slink, sidle, skulk, pad, prowl, tiptoe, pussyfoot, soft-shoe, tread warily, move stealthily, move furtively, move unnoticed, walk quietly