adjective, crawl·i·er, crawl·i·est.
noun, plural crawl·ies.
Examples from the Web for crawly
It sort of scares me, Steve—it's so creepy and crawly looking.Spacehounds of IPC|Edward Elmer Smith
Was the cellar all horrid with old papers and rats and mice and spiders and crawly things with legs?The Adopting of Rosa Marie|Carroll Watson Rankin
“I am not to be blamed if I squeal at crawly things,” sniffed the plump girl, hearing this.Ruth Fielding Down East|Alice B. Emerson
And then, just as the snake was going to eat the tarts Jumpo threw the sharp burr at the wiggly, crawly creature.Jacko and Jumpo Kinkytail|Howard R. Garis
All over the tree they ran, creepy, crawly, looking at every single thing.How to Tell Stories to Children|Sara Cone Bryant