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Verb
Move stealthily or furtively
“The problem with shooting over at Bellevue is that there are a lot of borderline psych cases skulking around.”
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To avoid one's lessons or, sometimes, work
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Stand or wait around without apparent purpose
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Lie down in rest
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Hide, hover in fear
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To depart quietly, without being noticed
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To move or act slowly
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Move forward on the hands and knees or by dragging the body close to the ground
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To cover and hide
Verb
To lie in wait for and attack by surprise
Noun
Someone who acts in a sly and secret manner
“… were surprised to discover the skulk stealing from the garden was a raccoon.”
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