What does the word Crept mean?

Usage examples for Crept

  1. Peter Halket crept near to the stranger. – Trooper Peter Halket of Mashonaland by Olive Schreiner
  2. Then, she gasped with relief as she felt the cold wind on her face, and, with Miss Schuyler close behind her, crept through the shadow of the house towards the bluff. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss