To stay hidden, ready to spring out, attack, etc.; lie in wait
To move in a sinuous or gliding manner:
To move stealthily or unobtrusively
To move about stealthily.
To move stealthily or cautiously.
(Intransitive) To move cautiously or furtively, in the manner of a mouse (the rodent) (frequently used in the phrasal verb to mouse around).
(Intransitive) To move softly, smoothly, or effortlessly.
To move or go swiftly or impetuously; dash
To stir the emotions:
To move quietly and stealthily so as to avoid being seen or heard; go furtively
To roam or wander through.
To wander over or through:
Hunt is defined as to look for or chase.
To move, pass, etc. stealthily, quietly, gradually, or without being noticed
To move with abrupt movements; move haltingly or jerkily.
To creep is defined as to move slowly and quietly while close to the ground.
To move threateningly or menacingly.
Find another word for prowling. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for prowling, like: lurking, snaking, sliding, skulking, pussyfooting, mousing, gliding, rushing, moving, sneaking and roving.