Quick answer
"Creep" is an intransitive verb which is often translated as "deslizarse", and "rap" is a noun which is often translated as "el rap". Learn more about the difference between "creep" and "rap" below.
creep(
krip
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to move slowly in order to avoid detection)
a. deslizarse
A weird creature came out of the bushes and started to creep toward me.Una criatura extraña salió de los arbustos y empezó a deslizarse hacia mí.
The children heard steps approaching and crept under the bed.Los niños oyeron los pasos que se acercaban y se deslizaron debajo de la cama.
b. arrastrarse
The caterpillar crept across the leaf.La oruga se arrastraba por encima de la hoja.
2. (to move stealthily)
a. deslizarse sigilosamente
They weren't paying attention and I crept out of the room.No hacían caso y me deslicé sigilosamente fuera de la habitación.
3. (to move slowly)
a. avanzar despacio
The car crept forward, stalled, and then died.El carro avanzó muy despacio, se paró y se le apagó el motor.
4. (to grow)
a. trepar (plant)
Over the years, the ivy had crept up the side of the wall.En el transcurso de los años, la hiedra había trepado por el muro.
5. (to progress inexorably)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Light came into the room as morning crept forward.La luz iluminaba la habitación a medida que avanzaba la mañana.
The waters crept up to the height of the window.Las aguas fueron subiendo poco a poco hasta la altura de la ventana.
6. (to invade)
a. invadir
A feeling of suspicion crept over me.Me invadió un sentimiento de sospecha.
7. (to occur imperceptibly)
a. deslizarse
I still don't understand how so many mistakes could creep into the text.Todavía no entiendo cómo se deslizaron tantos errores en el texto.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
8.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(detestable person)
a. el asqueroso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la asquerosa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I can't tolerate his mere presence. He's a creep.No soporto su mera presencia. Es un asqueroso.
b. la alimaña
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Her husband was a creep and made her life impossible.Su marido era una alimaña y le hizo la vida imposible.
9.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(person who grovels) (United Kingdom)
a. el adulador
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la aduladora
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There's a creep in every office. That bloke who wants to be the boss's best friend.En toda oficina hay un adulador. Ese tipo que quiere ser el mejor amigo del jefe.
b. el arrastrado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la arrastrada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(River Plate)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Paula always agrees with everyone. She's kind of a creep.Paula siempre está de acuerdo con todos. A mí me parece una arrastrada.
c. el pelota
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la pelota
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
That creep always has the boss's coffee ready when he arrives.Esa pelota siempre le tiene el café preparado al jefe cuando llega.
d. el chupamedias
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la chupamedias
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(Southern Cone)
Regionalism used in Venezuela
(Venezuela)
You don't have to be a creep to get on with our boss.No hace falta ser un chupamedias para llevarse bien con nuestra jefa.
e. el lambiscón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la lambiscona
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
I'm not trying to be a creep. I just want to do my job properly.No estoy intentando ser lambiscona. Solo quiero hacer bien mi trabajo.
f. el lambón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la lambona
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Colombia
(Colombia)
He volunteered to tidy up the classroom. He's such a creep.Se ofreció voluntario para ordenar la clase. Es un lambón.
creeps
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
10.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(uneasy feeling)
a. los escalofríos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
These anonymous letters give me the creeps.Estas cartas anónimas me dan escalofríos.
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rap(
rahp
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (music)
a. el rap
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I like how this band combines rap, funk, and jazz.Me gusta el modo en que esta banda mezcla el rap, el funk y el jazz.
2. (act of knocking)
a. el golpe
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The rap on the door told me that they had arrived.El golpe en la puerta me indicó que habían llegado.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(charge)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la acusación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The murder rap had given him a bad reputation.La acusación de asesino le había dado mala fama.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(talk)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la cháchara
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
It was just the normal rap you'd hear between coworkers on a break.Era la cháchara habitual que se oiría entre compañeros de trabajo durante un descanso.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
5. (to knock)
a. llamar
What's going on? I've been rapping on the door for 20 minutes!¿Pero qué pasa? ¡Llevo 20 minutos llamando a la puerta!
6. (music)
a. rapear
Residente writes lyrics and raps for the group, and his brother produces the music.Residente escribe las letras y rapea en el grupo, y su hermano produce la música.
7.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to talk)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. charlar
We stood there rapping for a few minutes while we waited for the train.Nos quedamos allí charlando unos minutos mientras esperábamos el tren.
b. cotorrear
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Let's go! Get to work! Don't just stand there rapping all day.¡Vamos! ¡A trabajar! No se queden ahí cotorreando todo el día.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
8. (to hit)
a. dar un golpe
He came up from behind and rapped me on the head with a stick.Vino por detrás y me dio un golpe en la cabeza con un palo.
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