Shirk is defined as to avoid or get out of doing something that should be done.
To move stealthily or cautiously.
To stay hidden, ready to spring out, attack, etc.; lie in wait
To beat with a whip made from hide.
Evade is defined as to be deceitful to get around or escape from.
To move slowly, stealthily, timidly, or furtively
To move, pass, etc. stealthily, quietly, gradually, or without being noticed
To move in a sinuous or gliding manner:
To move stealthily or unobtrusively
(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 stir the emotions:
Find another word for skulks. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for skulks, like: sneaks, shirks, pussyfoots, prowls, lurks, hides, evades, creeps, steals, snakes and slips.