prowl


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Synonyms for prowl

move stealthily

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Synonyms for prowl

the act of prowling (walking about in a stealthy manner)

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move about in or as if in a predatory manner

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But they are hoping the timer switches will help stamp out break-ins by confusing crooks on the prowl for homes to raid.
The officer was known to prowl the base at night to catch people after parties.
PROWL will hold a lunch tomorrow at the Chester Grosvenor Hotel at 12.30pm.
PEOPLE are being warned to keep tight hold of their purses when they are Christmas shopping, with pickpockets on the prowl.
He has shot hundreds of celebrities, and on that prowl he has had his share of run-ins with gay celebs both out and closeted.
A STUNNED dad and son claim to have seen a big cat on the prowl near a beach.
WE expect her big sister to be on the prowl. But the young Geldof - Pixie - was also out sharking.
The picture, by local resident Sedge Lister, 57, shows one of the foxes on the prowl near Lodge Lane.
Police investigating the attacks on a goose, a chicken and two ducks said a "big cat" is on the prowl.
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Last night, animal welfare officers warned that someone with a deep hatred of cats was on the prowl in Boghall, West Lothian.
DC Jack Mowbray (exEastEnders star Ross Kemp)is facing a manslaughter charge, a killer's still on the prowl, there's flak from colleagues and his attempts at a reconciliation with his wife end in a bitter row.
POLICE in Coventry have issued a warning about distraction burglars on the prowl.
"I'm sure they use it for communicating about mating things," he says, but cautions that researchers in submersible craft have difficulty studying life 500 to 1,500 meters down, where loose jaws prowl. "Any behavior you see is going to be abnormal because you're crashing around with whizzy motors and flashing lights," Partridge says.
Police fear a serial sex attacker could be on the prowl after an indecent assault on a young woman and a foiled abduction attempt.