bird-dog

[burd-dawg, -dog]

verb (used with object), bird-dogged, bird-dog·ging. Informal.

to follow, watch carefully, or investigate.
to seek out.

verb (used without object), bird-dogged, bird-dog·ging.

Informal. to follow or watch carefully.
Slang. to steal or attempt to steal another person's date.

Origin of bird-dog

v. use of bird dog
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Related Words for bird-dogging

investigate, pursue, shadow, tail, track, trail, watch