verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Idioms for prowl
Origin of prowl
synonym study for prowl
OTHER WORDS FROM prowlprowl·ing·ly, adverbun·prowl·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for prowl
So, in my mind, she remains on the prowl, but it’s you whom she’s prowling for.
Many boats ran into trouble with the Thai pirates who prowled the South China Sea at that time.Remembering the Fall of Saigon and Vietnam’s Mass ‘Boat People’ Exodus|Katie Baker|April 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dubbed the "Baseline Killer," he prowled the city from the summer of 2005 to the summer of 2006.
Donkin prowled spiteful and alone amongst the shadows, thinking that Jimmy too long delayed to die.The Nigger Of The "Narcissus"|Joseph Conrad
At first it did look like a kind of dubious enterprise, but I prowled around and then I discovered a trump card.The Web of the Golden Spider|Frederick Orin Bartlett
As yet they did not show; only at night they prowled around the camp, waiting a favourable opportunity to run the animals.
He prowled about, got drunk, and suddenly disappeared as if into the air, leaving no trace of his existence.Taras Bulba and Other Tales|Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol
Reaching bottom, he prowled about the ocean bed for a while, then started up again.Tom Swift and the Electronic Hydrolung|Victor Appleton
British Dictionary definitions for prowl
- moving around stealthily
- zealously pursuing members of the opposite sex