- 蹑手蹑脚 [niè shǒu niè jiǎo]
- make one's way noiselessly to ...; do things stealthily; walk gingerly; walk on tiptoe; with light steps and soft movements of one's hands:
go out of the room on tiptoe; walk stealthily out of the room 蹑手蹑脚走出房间
He creeps about like a ghost, making ugly grimaces; it gives me the horrors to see him.
She crept up to him from behind.
He creeps about like a ghost, making ugly grimaces, it gives us the horrors to see him.
We crept upstairs so as not to wake the baby.
The four of them tiptoed down the hill.
The hunter crept up to the deer.
He crept in the room without interrupting her.
They crept into my room and set the box down on the bed.
I walked slinkingly with a tense heart.
We take off our shoes and creep cautiously along the passage.