or cy·ber stalk·ing



the practice of using digital forms of communication to harass a person in an aggressive, often threatening manner: He was arrested for cyberstalking through social media and email.

Origin of cyberstalking

First recorded in 1990–95; cyber- + stalk2 + -ing1
Related formscy·ber·stalk, verb (used with or without object)cy·ber·stalk·er, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for cyberstalking



the practice of using electronic communications to harass someone persistently
Derived Formscyberstalker, noun
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