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  • verbcreep by
  • verbcreep by

synonyms for slunk

  • coast
  • cower
  • glide
  • glissade
  • go stealthily
  • gumshoe
  • lurk
  • meander
  • pass quietly
  • prowl
  • pussyfoot
  • shirk
  • sidle
  • skitter
  • skulk
  • slick
  • slide
  • slip
  • snake
  • sneak
  • steal
  • undulate
  • skulk
  • slither
  • lurk
  • undulate
  • skitter
  • prowl
  • sidle
  • sneak
  • meander
  • pussyfoot
  • glide
  • cower
  • glissade
  • slick
  • coast
  • slide
  • snake
  • slip
  • shirk
  • steal
  • mooch
  • gumshoe
  • go stealthily
  • pass quietly
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How to use slunk in a sentence

The dog slunk away along the road to a distance of two or three yards.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
At this the herd slunk away slowly and the beaten elephant was seen no more.
KARI THE ELEPHANTDHAN GOPAL MUKERJI
The crowd slunk back, cursing and threatening under breath; but no man wished to come to an issue with his betters.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
I slunk along another piece further, then listened again; and so on, and so on.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
His groping had found no loose object to fling after her as she slunk out the door, and that made his temper worse.
THE ENVOY, HERHORACE BROWN FYFE
So the tiger slunk away, and I guess no one else in the woods felt sorry that he had not caught Mappo.
MAPPO, THE MERRY MONKEYRICHARD BARNUM
The fellow crossed the kitchen and slunk out, and the dog went with him.
FIFTY-TWO STORIES FOR GIRLSVARIOUS
Slaughter stood where he was, and Tap slunk out after the others.
COLONIAL BORNG. FIRTH SCOTT
Dink pulled the brim of his hat over his eyes and slunk away, not to be recognized.
THE VARMINTOWEN JOHNSON
We slunk along the bank and to our joy found a small bridge.
THE ESCAPE OF A PRINCESS PATGEORGE PEARSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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