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synonyms for prowling

  • lurk
  • roam
  • scavenge
  • skulk
  • slink
  • stroll
  • tramp
  • cruise
  • hunt
  • patrol
  • range
  • rove
  • snake
  • sneak
  • stalk
  • steal
  • nose around

antonyms for prowling

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  • ignore
  • neglect
  • rush
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How to use prowling in a sentence

However, make no mistake, our genes will let absolutely none of us not be on the prowl.
FUTURE MOM-IN-LAW, THE PORN STAREUGENE ROBINSONNOVEMBER 22, 2020OZY
Which means she’s been hanging around you all versus being out on the prowl.
FUTURE MOM-IN-LAW, THE PORN STAREUGENE ROBINSONNOVEMBER 22, 2020OZY
I've seen him prowling about the grounds: and the night of the marriage he was mounted up at the chapel window.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Come, as I'm Lieutenant, and our Captain is prowling, let's to business:—read over the list of our yesterday's booties.
THE BATTLE OF HEXHAM;GEORGE COLMAN
The streets were empty save for prowling dogs, pigs, and venturesome wild beasts.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Prowling around the house in search for a suitable entrance, Black Hood discovered that he could not have come at a worse time.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Many wrecks have been found by these bottom-prowling scouts and valuable material recovered.
THE WONDER BOOK OF KNOWLEDGEVARIOUS
Their deeper recesses were given up to owls and bats, and nearer the entrance the prowling fox or jackal found a covert.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
He was prowling around when quite unexpectedly he found himself confronted by Andy Rawlinson.
THE OUTDOOR GIRLS IN THE SADDLELAURA LEE HOPE
"The man of whom the citoyenne is afraid is still prowling about the shop, it seems," she said sharply.
AN EPISODE UNDER THE TERRORHONORE DE BALZAC
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