Lurk Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Lurk

To move in a quiet furtive manner; sneak:
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To move with the body close to the ground, as on hands and knees.
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To secretly spy on or investigate, especially into the private personal life of others.
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To conceal oneself; to hide
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To attack from a concealed position.
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To be hiding, waiting to ambush or attack someone, or simply to accost them unexpectedly.
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The definition of loiter is to hang around someplace without a reason to be there.
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To move or act in a lazy, relaxed way; loll:
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Glide is defined as to move easily or flow smoothly.
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(Obs.) To tear or rend as a cat does a mouse
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Prowl is defined as to sneak about or search for prey.
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To move with stealth or caution, like a cat
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(Intransitive) To pass along smoothly or unobservedly; to move gently onward without friction or hindrance.
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To cause to move smoothly and quickly; to slide; to convey gently or secretly.
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To get or take secretly or artfully:
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To work as a detective.
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(UK) Thwart or destroy, especially something belonging or pertaining to another; compare scuttle.
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To engage in guerrilla fighting, attacking from ambush
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To wait for and accost (a person) on the way
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(Dated) To lie in wait for, or to attack from a covert or lurking place; to waylay.
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(Chiefly Brit., Informal) To act or talk foolishly
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(US) To dawdle; to be lazy or idle; to avoid necessary work or effort.
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To spend time idly; loiter or lounge about; idle, dawdle, etc.
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(See lollygag.) To dawdle; to be lazy or idle; to avoid necessary work or effort.
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(Idiomatic) to spend time or be friends (especially to hang around with someone)
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(Intransitive) To be in a casual non-committal relationship
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(Intransitive) To stay somewhere temporarily; to sojourn.
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(Intransitive) To remain alive or existent although still proceeding toward death or extinction; to die gradually.
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(Intransitive, usually of a group of people) To move or circulate in a confused or disorderly manner within a limited area.
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(Intransitive, usually of a group of people) To move or circulate in a confused or disorderly manner within a limited area.
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(Informal) To pull quickly
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Antonyms for Lurk

(As a debutante) To make a formal debut in society.
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Words Related to Lurk

To sneak is defined as to move around or do something in a quiet or cowardly way.
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To put or keep out of sight; secrete; conceal
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To be disposed of by sale:
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Find another word for lurk. In this page you can discover 40 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for lurk, like: sneak, slink, hide, come out, creep, snoop, unsuspected, skulk, ambush, lie-in-wait and loiter.